Equipment and Resources

  • Zeiss LSM 700 Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope (expected)
  • Zeiss AxioVert Inverted Fluorescence Microscope without digital Camera
  • Nikon Microscope Eclipse 50i with Fluorescence without digital Camera
  • Multiple dissection microscopes
  • Multiple compound microscopes

  • Agarose gel horizontal electrophoresis system
  • Bio-Rad Mini-PROTEAN System
  • Bio-Rad Trans-Blot Cell
  • Bio-RAD PROTEAN II System
  • Power supplies
  • Bio-Rad Trans-Blot SD Semi-Dry Electrophoretic Transfer Cell
  • Multiple Hoefer Scientific Semi Dry Transfer Unit
  • Quantus Fluorometer
  • UVP BioDoc-It imaging systems for DNA, RNA and protein gels

  • Multiple Thermocyclers for PCR
  • Stratagene MX3005P qPCR System
  • Applied Biosystems 7300 Real-Time PCR System (expected)
  • PCR Cabinet Laminar Flow

  • 3x Telstar Biological Safety Cabinets for cell culture not viruses (expected)
  • Thermo Scientific Forma 3111 Water Jacketed CO2 Incubator; TC 230 (expected)
  • HERAcell 150 CO2 Incubator (expected)
  • LMS Cooled Incubator (-10°C to +50°C )

  • Bench-Top centrifuge machines for 1.5 and 2 mL tubes
  • Centrifuge for 15 mL or 50 mL tubes
  • Corning Mini Microcentrifuge
  • Refrigerated Centrifuge
  • Water bath
  • Hot Plate
  • Heat block
  • Hotplate Stirrers
  • IKA Vibrax VXR Variable Speed Orbital Shaker
  • Taab Rotator Orbital Type N Laboratory Shaker
  • LUCKHAM slow orbital shaker
  • Shaking Incubator

  • Luminex® 100/200 System
  • Paraffin bath
  • Tissue-Tek Thermal Console
  • Eppendorf BioPhotometer
  • Precisa Analytical Balance
  • Laboratory scales
  • Vortex machines
  • pH meter without a probe
  • 4oC fridge
  • -20oC freezer

  • Gel Doc System for chemiluminescence or fluorescence
  • Vibratome
  • Nanodrop spectrophotometer
  • Fluorescence plate readers
  • -80C Freezer
  • pH meter
  • Shaker or rocker platforms
  • Digital camera for microscope
  • Water Distillation Unit
  • Sonicator

  • Routine reagents for cell and molecular biology
  • Pipette Tips
  • Lab chemicals
  • Western blot consumables
  • Protein and DNA electrophoresis consumables
  • Immunohistochemistry consumables
  • PCR and qPCR consumables
  • Microscopy consumables
  • Cell culture consumables