Spectrophotometers

Biochrom EZ Read 400 (room 245)
Robust microplate absorbance reader (400-750 nm) ideal for ELISA assays, protein quantification assays (Bradford, BCA, Lowry) and Cell proliferation/viability assays (MTT, XTT, etc)..

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Biochrom Ultrospec 2100 pro (room 023)
Stand alone UV-Visible cuvette spectrophotometer to measure absorbance and/or concentration of nucleic acids and proteins, among others.

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Thermo Nanodrop ND 1000 (room 245)
Low volume (1-2µl) absorbance reader (220-750nm) ideal for nucleic acid and protein quantification.

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Thermo Nanodrop ONE (room “omics”)
Low volume (1-2µl) absorbance reader (220-750nm) ideal for nucleic acid and protein quantification.

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Ovens/Incubators

Binder refrigerated incubator KB 2040 (room 113)
Climatic chamber (from -5ºC to 100ºC, up to 247L) 

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CIC Controltecnica SH Maxi  (room 119)
Orbital shaker incubator (from RT + 5Cº to 60ºC and 30 to 300 rpm) with capacity for 5 x 500 ml. 

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ING Climas CIR-S 250/HR (room 119)
High capacity fridge/incubator (up to 250L, from 0Cº to 60ºC)

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New Brunswick Innova 44 (x2) (room 113,119)
High capacity incubator (from RT + 5Cº to 60ºC and 25 to 250 rpm)

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Selecta Incudigit oven (x2) (room 23,205)
Regular culture /desiccation oven. 

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Thermo Orbital shaker (x2) (room 119,205)
Orbital shaker incubator (from RT + 5Cº to 80ºC and 25 to 525 rpm) with capacity for up to six 2L flasks.

  User’s manual

Imaging

AGFA CP1000 (room 106)
Film developer (up to 36 cm width film). 

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Alpha Innotech Alphaimager 2200 (x2) (room 023)
Gel UV/White Documentation system 

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Amersham Imager 680 (room 245)
High-sensitivity digital Blot/Gel chemiluminescense and fluorescense imager (16-bit) 

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Fujifilm LAS-1000 (room 245)
First generation digital Blot/Gel chemiluminescense and fluorescense imager (14-bit) 

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GE Image scanner III (room 245)
Two-dimensional electrophoresis gel and blot scanner (up to 600 dpi) 

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Li-Cor Odyssey (room 245)
High-sensitivity Infrared and chemiluminescense imager (22-bit) 

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Sonifiers

Branson Sonifier SFX550 (room 023)
Sonifier for cell diruption, homogenization and/or emulsification through cavitation (550W) equipped with low and high-volume tips (from 0.2 to 1000ml)

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Branson Sonifier 450 (room 023)
Sonifier for cell diruption, homogenization and/or emulsification through cavitation (450W) equipped with low and high-volume tips (from 0.5 to 1000ml) 

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Electrophoresis

  • Bio-Rad Pulse Field Electrophoresys System CHEF-DR II (room “omics”): Pulse Field Electrophoresis (120º) for chromosome-size DNA molecules (up to 250V and 500mA).  User’s manual
  • GE Ettan IPGphor Isoelectric Focusing System (room “omics”): Two-dimensions (up to 12 strip holders and 8000 V)  User’s manual
  • GE MiniVe Electrophoresys System room “omics”): Vertical Electrophoresis system (tank vol. 1.7L)  User’s manual

Another equipments

Bio-Rad Gene Pulser II Electroporation system (room 023)
Cell Electroporation system (50-2500V) for cell transformation.

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IKA Orbital shaker KS 260 (room 113)
Compact orbital shaker (50-500 rpm). 

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Speed-Vac DNA mini (room 023)
Centrifugal Vacuum Evaporator/Concentrator (Temp range from 30 to 60ºC, and up to 12 mbar vaccum and 1800 rpm centrifugation)

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Precisa Balance XT120A (room 023)
Precision balance (up to 120g, readability 0.1mg) 

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