Research Facilities


Students in the Ph.D. and on-site Master's Degree programs will have access to state-of-the-art resources, including:

  • NanoDrop Spectrophotometer (2)
  • Biotek Synergy 2 Microplate reader, luminescence, fluorescence, UV –visible absorbance with dual injector
  • Synergy H1 Hybrid Plate Reader
  • Spectrophotometer Plate Reader
  • Agilent HPLC
  • Leica VT1000s Vibratome
  • Leica CM3050S Cryostat
  • Real-time Q RT-PCR Applied Biosystems Step-one 96 well system
  • Ultracentrifuge Beckman; rotors: SW41TI, SW60 TI, SW32TI
  • Autoclaves, Yamato (2)
  • X-ray film processor
  • Ultra-low freezer
  • Seahorse XF96 Extracellular Flux analyzer
  • Oroboros Oxygraph for high-resolution respirometry
  • Probe Sonicator
  • Homogenizers
  • Force Plate Actometers for biobehavioral assessment
  • Elevated Plus Maze
  • Patch-clamp electrophysiology system with Nikon fluorescent microscope
  • Pipette puller