LABORATORIES FOR BIOCHEMISTRY AND PROTEOMICS

LABORATORIES FOR BIOCHEMISTRY AND PROTEOMICS

Laboratories for Biochemistry and Proteomics provide a full range of facilities and equipments for cDNA cloning, expression in suitable host organisms and purification of recombinant proteins. The extraction and purification of proteins from different tissues and cell lines can also be carried out alongside a wide spectrum of immunochemical and protein-protein interaction assays.

Contact persons:

Dr Federica Rizzi, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Tel. (+39) 0521-903816

Dr Elena Garusi, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Tel. (+39) 0521-906003

Standard fees:

45 Euro/hour – 165 Euro/day for Internal users

90 Euro/hour – 370 Euro/day for External users

Available equipment:

  • Chemical fume hood (class 1)
  • Chemical fume hood (class 3)
  • Laminar flow hood for bacteria cultures
  • Shaker/incubators for bacteria cultures
  • AlphaImager® HP gel documentation system
  • Microplate readers
  • Water baths
  • Bench centrifuges
  • Concentrator system
  • Vortex
  • Bio-Photometer
  • Thermoblock
  • Magnetic stirrers
  • pH meter
  • Precision balance
  • Analytical balance
  • Orbital Shaker
  • Transilluminator
  • Manual and automated SDS-PAGE and Western blotting systems
  • Nucleic acid electrophoresis system
  • Water bi-distillator system
  • Microwave oven
  • Conventional and nano-scale spectrophotometers
  • Optima TM L-100XP ultracentrifuge