Analytical BioNanoTechnology Equipment Core (ANTEC)

Equipment/facility: Facility

Description

Analytical BioNanoTechnology Equipment Core (ANTEC) houses research equipment for the evaluation of materials and biological preparations in the bionanotechnology laboratory. The core primarily serves Northwestern University researchers, and is open for visiting scientists and local industry researchers. Some of the ANTEC equipment is unique to Chicago campus, including: Zetasizer Nano ZSP for zeta potential measurements, molecular weight determination, and advanced characterization of proteins, polymers, and other macromolecules; a state-of-the-art Cytation3 Automated Imager and Multimodal Plate Reader for fluorescence, luminescence, absorption assays and automatic cell imaging; two FreeZone 6 lyophilizers for freeze drying of biological and synthetic materials, a SpectraMax M5 Microplate Reader, a real-time CFX-Connect PCR detection system, a Kodak gel imaging system, an Azure300 Chemiluminescence Imager and a refrigerated centrifuge. NanoSight NS300 with a fluorescence detection capability for nanoparticle characterization, will be located in the J-Wing of Evanston Tech building.

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British Columbia
Blood Physiological Phenomena
Traffic Accidents
Fluorescence
Dibenzoxepins
zeta-Crystallins
Buccal Administration
Adenofibroma
Caprylates
Plasma Cell Leukemia
Acromion
Ameloblastoma
Beryllium
Barrett Esophagus
Chemiluminescence
Catechin
Zeta potential
Myosins
Drying
Molecular weight

Categories

  • Imaging
  • Light Microscopy
  • Fluorescence/Photonic Microscopy
  • Image Analysis
  • Imaging Software
  • Life science imaging
  • Real-Time PCR

Resources

  • Kodak InVivo F Imaging Station
  • Molecular Devices SpectraMax M5 Microplate Reader
  • Labconco FreeZone 6 Plus Lyophilizer with Stoppering Tray Dryer
  • Labconco FreeZone 6 Lyophilizer
  • BioRad IQ5 PCR Amplification System
  • Zetasizer Nano ZSP
  • Cytation3 Automated Imager and Plate Reader