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REMEDI Core Equipment

Find below a list of REMEDI core facilites available to all REMEDI researchers

Microscopy

Scanning Electron Microscope with X Ray Analysis System – NCBES
Transmission Electron Microscope – NCBES
TEM section preparation – Ultracryomicrotome, Metal Mirror Cryofixation, Freeze Substitution
Glass Knife Maker – REMEDI
Scanning FT-IR Spectrometer with Microscope – NCBES
Atomic Force and Scanning tunnelling microscopy systems – NCBES
Impedance Spectrometer – NCBES
Confocal Microscope – NCBES
Raman Microscope – NCBES
Fluorescence lifetime equipment – NCBES
Nikon Fluorescent and Light Microscopes – REMEDI
Inverted Fluorescent Microscope plus image analysis software – REMEDI
MMI Laser Scanning Microscope – REMEDI
Olympus Fluorescent Microscope with image capture software – REMEDI
Optigrid Platform with Volocity 3D/4D image capture software – REMEDI

Materials Testing Equipment – NCBES

BIAcore biosensor
Differential Scanning Colorimeter (DSC)
Origin 3800 High Performance Computer with SGI workstations
Universal Stress Rheometer
Coordinate Measurement Machine
Dynamic Mechanical Thermal Analyser
Sinterstation 2500plus Rapid Prototyper
Femtosecond Laser
Axial Torsion Testing Machine
Nano-Indenter with AFM head
Pin on Disc Tribometer
High Frequency Fatigue machine

Tissue Culture Laboratories – NCBES

Fully equipped tissue culture suites (centrifuges, incubators, class II safety cabinets etc)
Cell storage for master cell/virus banks
Hypoxic Chamber
Cell storage bar code identification and labeling software

DNA Analysis Lab Equipment

Rapid Plate & Twister Arm Liquid Handling
Agilent Bioanalyser
Microarray Scanner and printer
Real time quantitative PCR machine
ABI 96 well real time PCR fast system
Standard PCR set-up gel rigs and image capture & densitometry apparatus
Bacterial cloning equipment – incubators & centrifuges

Protein/Vector Analysis Equipment

GC/LC Mass Spectrometer with QTof
Acta FPLC system for vector isolation
Acta FPLC Chromatography system for liposome experiments
Particle Size Analyser
High speed Sorvall and Beckmann centrifuges
Nanodrop Spectrohotometer
Ultra Low Temperature Freezers
Plate readers, luminometry and fluorescence capabilities
2-D gel electrophoresis equipment and image analysis equipment
Guava Easycyte System
FACS Canto ™ and FACS Aria ™ Flow Cytometers

Histology Laboratory

Tissue processor,
Parrafin Wax embedder,
Rotary Microtome, float out bath,
Cryostat
Vibratome
Slide Staining equipment

FACS Canto flow cytometer - REMEDI
FACS Aria flow cytometer – REMEDI
Guava flow cytometer – REMEDI

Tissue Processor – REMEDI
Wax embedder – REMEDI
Microtome – REMEDI

Cryostat – REMEDI
Vibratome – REMEDI
Sorvall Ultracentrifuges
FPLC x 2 – REMEDI