Molecular Lab

Research Facility



Molecular Lab
St. Francis Xavier University
Antigonish
Nova Scotia (NS)

This facility was designed as a common laboratory setting for Cell and Molecular Biology research.

  • Biological and Life Sciences
  • Biomedical
  • Biotechnology
  • Biomedical
  • Biotechnology
  • Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals and Medical Equipment

Contacts



Cory Bishop
cbishop@stfx.ca
9028674944
Associate Professor

Equipment



DNA electrophoresis
Bio-rad
Mini-sub and Midi-sub Cell GT and powerpacks

Nucleic acid electrophoresis.

2011

Protein electrophoresis and blotting
Bio-rad
Mini-Protean Tetra-Cell and Trans-blot turbo

Protein electrophoresis and Western blotting.

2011

Electoporation
Bio-rad
Gene Pulser Xcell System

Introduce DNA or other negatively charged molecules into cells.

2011

Real Time PCR thermocycler
Bio-Rad
C1000 Thermal Cycler

Real-time PCR quantification of DNA and RNA in biological samples.

2011

Chemi-doc gel and blot imaging system
Bio-Rad
Chemidoc XRS+

Imaging gel electrophoresis and blotting experiments.

2011

Fluorometer
Qubit
Qubit 3.0

Quantification of DNA, RNA and proteins.

2016

Refrigerated micro-centrifuge
Eppendorf
5415R

Temperature controlled centrifugation of samples < 2mL.

2011

Micromanipulator and Injection system
Eppendorf
Injectman NI 2 micromaniplulator and Femto Express Microinjector

Injection of materials into cells, embryos and small organisms.

2012

Date submitted: Wed, Feb 15, 2017 11:38 AM
Date updated: Wed, Feb 15, 2017 11:38 AM

2018-04-09T04:37:20+00:00