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M2D2 Shared Equipment List

M2D2 Biotech and Medical Device Center Shared Equipment

Equipment to Date

(Updated: August 18, 2017)

  • -20 °C Freezer Revco Scientific; Model U2020GA14
  • 20 L digital Bead Bath (2)
  • 20 Liter Water Bath (2)
  • -80 Freezers (3)
  • Analytical balance with computer interface: 0.00001 to 120 g, Cubis, Sartorius, Germany
  • Autoclave, portable automatic, TOMY ES-315, 53L, 105 to 132ºC (TOMY Seiko Co., LTD).
  • Autoclave, Steris
  • Beckman Coulter Avanti JE Centrifuge with JA-10 and JS 5.3 Allspin rotors.
  • Beckman Coulter J30I Floor Centrifuge (JA-10 & JA 30.50 Ti rotors) (6 x 500ml & 8 x 50ml)
  • Beckman Coulter R Microfuge
  • Beckman Coulter X22 Microfuge
  • Beckman Coulter Z2 counter with Accucomp software
  • Binder Refrigerated Incubator Model KB-115UL
  • Binder Refrigerated Incubator Model KB-53UL
  • BioMate 3S UV/Vis Spectrophotometer
  • Biosafety cabinets, multiple
  • Brookfield CAP 2000+ Viscometer
  • Chromatography Fridge (Double Door)
  • CO2 Direct heat incubators - 4 (2 Sanyo, 2 Forma)
  • CO2 water jacketed incubator (Forma Scientific)
  • Distilled and Type one water available throughout lab.
  • Electrophoresis equipment
  • Eppendorf Pro S Thermal cycler (96well PCR)
  • FreeZone Plus 6L Lyophilizer (-86°C)
  • Fume hoods, multiple
  • Glasswasher, Steris
  • HPLC (Waters 2695) with 2996 PDA Detector and 2410 Refractive Index Detector
  • Ice maker & flaker, Hoshizaki
  • Innova 44 Incubator shaker (New Brunswick)
  • Innova 4430 Refrigerated Incubator Shakers (2)
  • Inverted stage microscope: VanGuard 1291CMI.
  • Laboratory incubator, Thelco, 5DM model, 5ºC above ambient to 70ºC, 127L (Precision Scientific)
  • Laboratory low speed centrifuge HN-SII (Damon/IEC).
  • Laboratory Microscope Zeiss.
  • Laboratory microscope, Leica Galen.
  • Laminar flow hood
  • Leica DM750 Phase Contrast Microscope with digital camera.
  • Leica DMIL FL fluorescent inverted Microscope with digital camera.
  • Mettler Toledo Analytical Balances
  • Mettler Toledo HC 103 Moisture Analyzer
  • Microplate Reader: BioTek H1 Synergy
  • Microplate reader: BioTek Powerwave
  • Multiple hot plate/stirrers
  • PCR (MJ Research) 3x96 and 1x384
  • PCR thermocycler: G-storm, Gene Technologies, England
  • PH meters
  • Protein Simple Fluorchem Gel Imager with Color Camera.
  • Rotor Evaporator, Rotovap Re111, BUCHI, Switzerland
  • Synbiosis Protocol 3 Automatic Colony Counter
  • TekTronix Oscilloscope
  • Thermo Electron Nicolet 6700 FT-IR with Single Bounce ATR (Diamond Smart iTR)
  • Thermo Fisher (20-25° C) Refrigerated Incubator
  • Thermo Fisher FS20D Ultrasonic Cleaner
  • Tomy SX 500 portable autoclaves (2)
  • Under bench 4 degree refrigerators & -20 freezers
  • Waters Acquity LC/MS with SQD/3100