Facilities

Instruments in the lab:

  • Aspirator (Welch)

  • Refrigerated Centrifuge (Thermo Scientific)

  • Micro-Centrifuge (Thermo Scientific)

  • Bio-Rad ChemiDoc XRS + with image lab TM software (Bio-Rad)

  • Computers -2 (Dell) & 1 (HP)

  • Cryostat CM 1510 S (Leica)

  • Fully Motorized Rotary Microtome RM2255(Leica)

  • Electronic Balance (Satorius)

  • Leica HI1210 Water Bath

  • Leica HI1220 Flattening Table for Histology

  • Electrophoresis Power Pack- 4 (Thermo Fisher)

  • Plate Reader (Awareness Technology Inc)

  • EVOM epithelial TEER Volt/Ohm meter (World Precision Instruments)

  • Gel Electrophoresis Unit with blotting apparatus (2) (Clear Page)

  • Gel Electrophoresis Unit with blotting apparatus(3) (Bio-Rad)

  • Hot Plate Stirrer -3 (VWR)

  • CO2 Incubator (Mammalian Cell Culture) (Symphony)

  • Three tire Infinity Rocker (Next Advance)

  • ISO temp Refrigerated Water Circulator (ISO temp)

  • Water bath (VWR), Water bath (ISO temp)

  • Nikon Eclipse TS 100 Microscope (Nikon)

  • Motorized stage and NIS elements AR 3.0 (Nikon)

  • Microscope TCM 400 (Labomed)

  • Mini Blot Mixer (VWR)

  • Mini Rotofor (Bio-Rad)

  • Multi Mix Rotator (VWR)

  • Over Head Stirrer (Tissue Homogenizer) (Wheaton)

  • Dual block PCR machine (G-storm)

  • pH Meter (Jenco Instruments)

  • Power Pack (Bio-Rad)

  • Refrigerator -20oC (Kenmore)

  • Refrigerator 4oC (Electrolux)

  • Double door Refrigerator 4oC (ISOTEMP)

  • Excella E-24 Incubator Shaker (New Brunswick Scientific)

  • UV Trans illuminator (Ultra Violet Products)

  • Mini Pump (CONTROL)

  • Catheter (Diameter-0.018 in; Size-3F; Length-40cm) (Edwards Life sciences)

  • Rotaphor isoelectric focusing system (BioRad)

  • separate cell culture facility that includes sterile incubators

  • 1 laminar flow hoods

  • centrifuge

  • pipettes aids

  • water bath, and inverted microscope

  • column chromatography equipment

  • all the equipment and supplies for immunohistochemistry

  • liquid nitrogen storage freezer

  • Five PCs available for project: Intel core 2 Duo model in the laboratory interfaced with the microscope and image acquisition system

  • Intel core 2 Duo models for general usages in the labs. All computers are networked for the data file sharing and are equipped for literature searching