- General purpose lab including HPLC, spectrophotometer, centrifuges, -800C freezer.
- Cell culture lab including Biosafety cabinet level 2, -200C freezer, CO2 incubator, centrifuges, inverted microscopy.
- Biochemistry, molecular biology and microbiology lab including CO2 incubator, PCR machine, Real-time PCR machine, gel electrophoresis, Western blotting, microbiology equipment, centrifuges, fluorometer, fluorescence microscopy and immuno-precipitation equipment.
- Chemical synthesis lab including a fume hood that is equipped with a positive-pressure nitrogen line system and a closed-system reflux apparatus, a reduced-pressure rotary evaporator and a high-vacuum negative-pressure pump, silica gel chromatography.
- Molecular modeling lab including high performing workstations along with all necessary software for docking, pharmacophore modelling and molecular dynamics simulations.
|Facility/Lab Name||Equipment||Equipment Brand||Equipment Specification||Equipment Description||Image|
|Chemical Synthesis Lab||High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)||JASCO||-PU-4180-LPG RHPLC QUARTERNARY PUMP COMPACT FULL FUNCTION --HPLC PUMP.· INU-7725i Manual Injector Unit for extensible bay.· UV-4070 UV/VIS DETECTOR 190-900 NM (D2 + WI LAMPS).· C18 & C8 columns||To identify, quantify and purify a particular analyte or compound|
|Rotary evaporator||STUART-UK||Speed range: 10 to 10RPM, vaccume:3mm, dimentions (W*D*H): 385*335*470-610mm, electrical supply: 100-240V.Receiving flask 1000ml, florentine flask 1000ml, feed tube with stopcock, vaccume seal, conical joint clip, spherical joint clip.||For efficient removal of solvents from the samples at low pressure by evaporation|
|Bath sonicator||Elma Schmidbauer GmbH, Germany||U: 220-240V, F:50/60Hz, IP:20, P:35W||Agitate particles in a solution|
|Accu Therm Microtube shaking incubator||Labnet-CHINA||Model I-4002-HCS, power:220-240V, 50/60Hz 150w, fuse:250V 1.5A||To simultaneously incubate and shake samples, allowing scientists to control mixing speed and temperature settings|
|Centrifuge||Eppendorf||model 5424, rotary knobs, refrigerated, with rotor FA-45-24-11, 230 V/50-60Hz||Separate particles from the solvent using high speed rotation|
|Pharmaceutical Technology and Biochemistry Lab||Bench-top centrifuge||HERMLE Labortechnik GmbH- GERMANY||· Max. Speed: 16000 rpm• Max. RCF: 24325 xg• Max. Volume: 6 x 250ml• Speed range: 200 - 16000 rpm• Temperature range: -20°C to 40°C• Running time: 59 min 50 s / 10 s increments, 99 h 59 min / 1 min increments• Dimensions (WxHxD): 72 cm x 36 cm x 51 cm• Weight: 77 kg||Separate particles from the solvent using high speed rotation|
|ChemiPro camera system||Cleaver Scientific Ltd. UK||Camera for Agarose gel and Western blot- BLC UV to Blue light converter- Visible light converter, Size 30.5x33cm- 72mm Safe Stain Filter for gelPRO/chemiPRO- ChemiPRO RGB & IR Lighitng Module||Camera for Agarose gel and Western blot|
|96-well microplate reader||Thermo Fisher Scientific-Finland||Model: 1510-03956, wavelengths from 200 to 1000nm||To measure chemical, biological or physical reactions, properties and analytes within the well of a microplate|
|Freeze-dryer||ABFREEZ INSTRUMENTS GROUP CO, CHINA||Dry chamber size (D*H): Ф260× 465MM.Total shelf area: 0.12 M2; shelf size(MM): Ф200*4PCS; shelf space height (MM): 70 Shelf number 4 PCS; trays number: 4 PCS.Vial load capacxity: Ф12MM: 920 PCS; Ф16MM: 480 PCS; Ф22MM: 260 PCS.Sample load capacity: 1. 2 Lflask: 8 PCS; Dry rack.||To remove a solvent (usually water) from dissolved or dispersed solids|
|Gel electrophoresis||BIORAD-US||Horizontal electrophoresis system 15*15cm tray, with casting gates, model 1704402||To separate mixtures of DNA, RNA, or proteins according to molecular size|
|Molecular Biology Lab||PCR thermal cycler unit||Cleaver Scientific Ltd. UK||Compatible with 96-well plates, 0.2ml tubes and tube stripsProtocol optimization selectable from 1 to 24°C across the entire temperature control range from 4-99°CPrecision temperature control increases both speed and efficiency||Amplifies the DNA|
|Q-PCR machine||BIORAD-US||Model CFX96,C1000 Touch,Maximum ramp rate, °C/sec; 5, Average ramp rate, °C/sec; 3,Lid, °C Heats up to 105, Temperature range:0–100 C,Range of excitation/emission wavelengths,; 450–730 nM, Operating systems:Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10||Amplifies and detects DNA|
|Immunofluorescence and fluorescence Microscopy||OPTIKA- ITALY||Model: B-510BF, Head: Trinocular (fixed 50/50), 30° inclined, 360° rotating. Interpupillary distance: Adjustable between 50 and 75 mm.Objectives:– IOS W-PLAN 4x/0.10– IOS W-PLAN 10x/0.25– IOS W-PLAN 40x/0.65– IOS W-PLAN 100x/1.25 (Oil). Condenser: Swing-out N.A. 0.2/0.9, with iris diaphragm, focusable and||Visualizing fine detail of an object|
|Synergy H1- Hybrid multimode reader||Agilent BioTeck. USA||UV-Vis absorbanceFluorescence intensity/ polarizationLuminescence. Microplate types:6- to 384-well plates and Take3 Micro-Volume Plates. Read methos:Endpoint, kinetic, spectral scanning, well area scanning||Measure chemical, biological or physical reactions, properties and analytes within the well of a microplate|
|Cell Culture Lab||Inverted Microscope||OPTIKA- ITALY||Model: IM-3.Observation mode: Brightfield, phase contrast.Head: Trinocular (2-position 100/0, 50/50), 45° inclined. Objectives: IOS LWD W-PLAN PH 10x/0.25IOS LWD W-PLAN PH 20x/0.40IOS LWD W-PLAN PH 40x/0.65||Observing living cells or organisms at the bottom of a largecontainer (e.g., a tissue culture flask)|
|Centrifuge||Eppendorf||5810R, 230 V/50-60Hz, rotor A-4-62 and 15/50ml adapters Max. capacity of conical tubes per rotor: 36*15ml/16*50ml with: deep well plate rotor, and microtube rotor with aerosol-tight QuickLock rotor lid||Separate particles from the solvent using high speed rotation|
|Mini Centrifuge||Ohaus. USA||100-240V, FC5306 Angle rotor 4*8 tube PCR strips, Angle rotor 8*1.5/2ml, Adapters for 0.2ml tubes (8pcs). Adapters for 0.5ml (8 pcs)||Separate particles from the solvent using high speed rotation|
|Cell culture incubator||Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany||C170i, non-segmented inner door, handle right side, water and humidity monitoring package, 220-240 N/50-60 Hz, 180 °C High temperature disinfection, capacity 170 L (6.0 ft³)||Maintain a constant temperature and high humidity for the growth of tissue culture cells under a CO2 atmosphere.|
|Biosafety cabinet (Class II, Type A2)||LABCONCO, U.S.||Catalog # 302381151
||provide personnel, product and environmental protection from hazardous particulates such as agents that require Biosafety Level 1, 2 or 3 containment. Other appropriate applications include work with antineoplastic drugs, genetic material, asbestos and additional substances that generate hazardous airborne particulates|
|Molecular Modelling Lab||Database building and designing, ligand and protein preperation and visualization using MOE software||Chemical Computing Group||MOE2020||To design, build and filter large ligand libraries, prepare and visualize proteins and ligand-protein interactions.|
|Virtual screening and docking using Maestro software||Schrödinger||Maestro 2021-1||To prepare and assess the druggability of proteins, prepare large ligand libraries for virtual screening and molecular docking.|
|MD simulation using Amber software||AmberTools||AMBER18||To build and visualize 3D dynamic models of biomolecules in environmental, biological and engineered systems.|