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Molecular Equipment

Eric Allen, Associate professor of Marine Biology

Eric Allen, Associate professor of Marine Biology

  • Amersham MegaBACE 500 DNA sequencer (48 capillary version)
  • Luminex 100 suspension array apparatus
  • Roche Lightcycler and Stratagene Mx3000P real-time PCR machines
  • BioRad 2-D electophoresis gel apparatus
  • EC refrigerated centrifuge with microplate rotor
  • Molecular Devices M2 microplate reader (for absorbance and fluorescence, with excitation and emission monochrometers),
  • Amersham Typhoon 9410 laser-based multi-mode imager (phosphoimager, fluorescence and chemiluminescence imager)
  • Alpha-Innotech ChemiImager 5500 (CCD-based imager for gel documentation and chemiluminescence applications
  • Perkin Elmer Lamda 35 UV-Vis spectrophotometer with 7 cuvette  positioner and temp control
  • NanoDrop spectrophotometer for full UV-Vis spectra from 1 l samples