Cancer Institute

  • Shared Instrumentation Core

    The Shared Instrumentation Core Facility provides Cancer Institute investigators with the best available technology to facilitate their molecular biological research.

    These instruments include:

    • CFX-96 Real-Time PCR Detection System (Biorad)
    • Molecular Imager/Chemidoc/Phosphoimager (Biorad)
    • Synergy 4 Hybrid Multi-Mode Microplate Reader (Biotek)
    • AKTA FPLC Purifier 10 (GE)
    • Odyssey Infrared Imager (Li-Cor)
    • Proscan 2 Ti-U Microscope with time-lapse real-time video capacity (Nikon)
    • QiaCube, Qiagility, TissueLyser, Rotor-Gene Q (Qiagen)

    • My Cycler-PCR Varity Thermal Cycle (BioRad)

    • Speed-Vac (Savant)

    • Ultracentrifuge  (Beckman) 

    • High-speed centrifuge (Sorvall)

    • Beta-scintillation counter (Beckman)

    • Nikon Eclipse 80i fluorescent microscope

    • Bacterial shaking incubators