Common Equipment Master List (by room)

Room 0931
  • Warm room.
  • Shaker table and roller bottle incubator.
Room 0933
  • Cold room.
Room 0951
  • Konica, Film Developer for chemiluminescence: Produces 8-by-11 images in only negatives of radio-labeled gels and blots.
Room 0964
  • Ice machine for labs, and freezer room where -80 freezers are kept.
Room 0965
  • Ice machine for labs.
  • Beckman Coulter DTX 800/880 Multimode Detector - fluorescent plate reader.
  • Cold room.
Room 0966
  • Autoclave Amsco 2022: Used for the sterilization of surgical equipment and the rendering of bio hazardous wastes to a benign state.
Room 3956
  • High Speed Centrifuge: Large floor model centrifuge capable of refrigeration for 24 hours. Spins at 24,000 RPM.
  • Corning Megapure double water distiller: Creates ultra-pure water for cell culture. (photo)
  • Ultra Centrifuge Beckman L8-70M: Large floor model centrifuge capable of refrigeration for 24 hours. Spins at 80,000 RPM. (photo)
  • High Speed Centrifuge Beckman J2 HS: Large floor model centrifuge capable of refrigeration for 24 hours. Spins at 30,000 RPM.
  • 2 Kodak Gel Imagers: Reads through the use of a ethidium bromide filter labeled gels in the 256 nanometers excitation range or no filter can be used to quantify gels in the physical light range. (photo)
  • Labline, shaker table: In warm room for bacteria cultures. Holds 50-250 ML.
  • Free Standing Orbital Shaker Incubator Labline 3525: Variable temperature/speed normal atmosphere incubator with 50-2000 ml flask holders. (photo)
  • Bio Rad Gel Dryer model 583. For drying gels for archiving. (photo)
  • MSD Meso Scale Discovery. An ELISA based (singleplex to multiplex, up to seven analytes to be analyzed in one 96-well plate). Useful for blood, tumor homgenates and cellular lysates. (photo)
  • Ice machine for labs. (photo)
  • Isotemp oven/Incubator Fischer Scientific: Capable of temperatures of 220 degrees Celsius.
  • Incubator VWR1560: Used for bacteria incubation set at 38 degrees Celsius.
  • Beckman Ultra Centrifuge XL-70: Large floor model centrifuge capable of refrigeration for 24 hours. Spins at 80,000 RPM. (photo)
  • Analytical Research Labs, Luminometer monolight 3010: Reads luciferase assays in 5 ml polystyrene cuvetts. (photo)
  • Gemini XPS Fluorescence Microplate Reader - A291942. (photo) (user manual)
  • Beckman Coulter Allegra 6 Centrifuge A289740: Spins at 8,000 RPM for 30 minutes. (photo)
  • Beckman TJ-6 Centrifuge A178428: Refrigeration unit centrifuge capable of 2,000 RPM. (photo)
  • High Speed Centrifuge Beckman J2-21M: Large floor model centrifuge capable of refrigeration for 24 hours. Spins at 30,000 RPM. (photo)
  • High Speed Centrifuge Beckman J2-21: Large floor model centrifuge capable of refrigeration for 24 hours. Spins at 24,000 RPM. (photo)
  • Floor standing orbital shaker incubator, NBS 25: Variable temp/speed normal atmosphere incubator with 50-2000-ML flask holders. (photo)
  • Li-Cor near infrared imager: Used for gel and small animal imaging. (photo) (user manual)
  • Ciphergen: (Mothballed)
  • Spectrophotometer Beckman 640B: Uses UV light to measure concentrations of proteins of DNA and RNA.
Room 3965
  • Beckman Scintillation Counter LS6000TA: Uses 25 ML or smaller vials to read radio labeled samples. Reads C14 tritium S35 and P32.
  • Molecular Dynamics, Phosphorimager Storm 860: Able to read radio labeled gels and blots via phosphoralation that have been exposed to Europa-treated plates. It also Fluorimages at excitation levels of 450 and 535 NM.
  • FPLC Pharmacid in Cold Room: Fractioned Liquid Chromatography.needs resurrection 
  • Tomy Mini Ultra Centrifuge: High-speed centrifuge for small samples.
  • PCR workstation: Clean bench for prepping PCR work.
  • Ventana Auto Slide Stainer: Stains slides for primary antibodies.
  • Biophotometer for Micro Pipettes: Measures luminescence in small samples.
  • Laminar Flow Hood: Preps cultures for hypoxia chamber.
  • In-Vivo 400 Hypoxia Chamber: Sustaining cultures in low oxygen.
  • Tetrads: PCR work.
  • BioTek Synergy 2: 96-well plate reader that reads luminescence and visible wavelength. (Manual)
  • Ice machine for labs.
Room 3966
  • Autoclave amsco SG 120: Used for the sterilization of surgical equipment and the rendering of bio hazardous waste to a benign state.
  • Ice machine for labs.
Room 4964A
  • Savant, Speedvac Concentrator with refrigerated condensation trap: Desiccates and concentrates samples using centrifugal force combined with sublimation.
  • BIO-RAD slab dryer model 483: Desiccates gels via low heat and low vacuum.
  • New Brunswick large incubating shaker table.
  • Packard Top Count NXT: Reads radioactive material and 96 well plates. Microplate scintillation and luminescence counter.
Room 4966
  • Autoclave, Amsco SG120: Used for the sterilization of surgical equipment and the rendering of biohazardous waste to a benign state.
  • Ice machine for labs.