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Specific Instrumentation/Equipment

The BSL3 Core laboratory is a fully self-contained facility for work with pathogenic microorganisms and includes the following:

  • Four class II biohazard hoods
  • Pass-through autoclave
  • Stationary air and CO2 incubators, shaking incubator
  • Centrifuge with micro-, low-speed, and high-speed rotors
  • Electroporator
  • Visible light spectrophotometer
  • Tissue homogenizer
  • Sonicator
  • Inverted microscope
  • -80 freezer and liquid nitrogen storage unit
  • Cell lysis equipment