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        Molecular Instrumentation                  

                          Video and Picture of Leica SP8 Confocal Microscope

  • Leica SP8 Confocal Microscope with 4 spectral detectors and 5 lasers.
  • Six Leica DM 2000 fluorescent microscopes for teaching and research.
  • Eppendorf Injectman NI2 micromanipulator and Femtojet Microinjector for cell and embryo injection.
  • Sutter P-1000 Micropipette puller for fabricating microinjection needles.
  • Leica MZ 10F fluorescent stereomicroscope.
  • Over 200 new Leica compound and dissecting microscopes for teaching research.
  • Life Technologies 3500 Genetic Analyzer capillary electrophoresis system for forensics and population genetics studies.

                                          Molecular Instrumentation  

                                   Life Technologies 3500 Genetic Analyzer

  • Bio-Rad CFX96 Touch Real-Time PCR machine.
  • Bio-Rad C1000 Touch PCR machines (4).
  • Bio-Rad Protean i12 isoelectric focusing system for 2-D electrophoresis.
  • LiCor Odyssey CLx infrared multiplex gel / western blot scanner.
  • Leica Cryostat for frozen tissue sectioning.
  • Syngene G-Box gel documentation system.
  • GE Life Science ÄTKA Prime Plus liquid chromatography system for protein purification.
  • Dedicated Cell Culture room with laminar flow hood, CO2 incubators, inverted GFP microscope, electroporator, and cell counter.
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  • Shimadzu Bio-nanospec UV/Vis spectrophotometer.
  • Shimadzu Surface Plasmon Resonance instrument for studying interaction kinetics.
  • Bio-Rad TransBlot SD Semi-Dry Western Transfer Apparatus.
  • Life Technologies FLoid Cell Imaging Station.
  • Bio-Rad Zoe Fluorescent Cell Imager.
  • Guava easyCyte blue laser flow cytometer.
  • Qubit fluormeters for nucleic acid and protein quantification.
  • Many UV/Vis spectrophotometers.
  • Numerous centrifuges including a WX 80 ultracentrifuge, Lynx 4000 superspeed, Legend X1 tabletop and numerous microcentrifuges.
  • Two ultralow -80C freezers.
  • Two dedicated microscopy laboratories.
  • Many DNA and protein gel rigs.

Biology Department

  • 221 Science Center State University of New York at Fredonia Fredonia, NY 14063