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Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

This core was formed in 2002 to focus the department's investments in shared-use infrastructure. The goals of the core are to provide and maintain selected instrumentation and to provide sufficient training to facilitate end-user operation.

Major pieces of supported equipment include:


  • Roche LightCycler 480 96-well Plate Real Time PCR System
  • BioRad CFX9 Real Time PCR Detection System

Cell Analysis

  • Biacore 3000 Surface Plasmon Resonance Detection System
  • Precellys CryoLys Cooling System for Sample Preparation
  • Precellys 2.4 Super Homogenizer
  • PerkinElmer MicroBeta Jet Luminescence Counter
  • Nexcelom Cellometer Auto T4 Cell Viability Counter
  • PerkinElmer LS-55 Fluorescence Spectrometer
  • ÄKTA Chromatography System

Molecular Imaging

  • GE DeltaVision Elite Imaging System
  • GE Typhoon 9410 Gel and Blot Imager
  • AlphaImager HP Image Analysis System


For more information, contact our staff.