Equipments

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  • Stereo Microscope Brand: Nikon,
    Model: SMZ25
    Stereo Microscope Nikon’s SMZ25 stereomicroscope combines macro and micro imaging in one instrument for convenient viewing and manipulation of single cells to whole organisms. Using Nikon’s Perfect Zoom System optical technology, the SMZ25 achieves the world’s first 25:1 zoom and high NA for superior resolution never before seen with a stereomicroscope.
  • Gene Pulser Xcell Total System Brand: Coherent,
    Model: Gene Pulser Xcell
    Gene Pulser Xcell Total System The Gene Pulser Xcell total system is the complete electroporation system for transfection of both eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells. The Gene Pulser Xcell total electroporation system includes the main unit, the capacitance extender, or CE, the pulse controller, or PC module, ShockPod™ cuvette chamber, 15 sterile electroporation cuvettes.
  • Biosafety A2 cabinet Brand: Labconco,
    Model: Logic
    Biosafety A2 cabinet Purifier Logic+ Class II, Type A2 Biosafety Cabinets provide personnel, product and environmental protection from hazardous particulates such as agents that require Biosafety Level 1, 2 or 3 containment.
  • Incubator Brand: Binder,
    Model: KB 240
    Incubator Binder environmental chamber is a great incubator that can work in range from 0-100C. The incubator is used to culture extreme microbes and it provide a reliable working results.
  • StepOnePlus™ Real-Time PCR System Brand: Applied Biosystems™,
    Model: StepOne Plus
    StepOnePlus™ Real-Time PCR System The StepOnePlus™ Real-Time PCR System is a 96-well Real-Time PCR instrument perfect for both first-time and experienced users. The StepOnePlus™ Real-Time PCR System can be setup in a variety of configurations and comes ready to use, out of the box, with intuitive data analysis and instrument control software.
  • Micromanipulator System Brand: Narishige,
    Model: NT-88-V3
    Micromanipulator System Compact and stable design—less than half the size of a conventional model, reduced distance from manipulator mount to microelectrode tip increases stability, hanging type joystick provides superior operability.
  • Bright Field Inverted Microscope Brand: Nikon,
    Model: Eclipse Ti
    Bright Field Inverted Microscope Eclipse Ti-E, a powerful inverted microscope system that provides instant access to all of these techniques plus revolutionary Nikon CFI60 optics. The Eclipse Ti-E offers improved system speed, increased flexibility and efficient multi-mode microscopy as part of a fully integrated microscope system that is ideal for high-end research and live cell imaging.
  • High speed single cell sorting and characterization platform
    High speed single cell sorting and characterization platform The single cell sorting system was built in CGG lab with focus on solving genomics questions to single cell resolution. The system is made from multiple components; the main engine is the microfluidics system with the droplet generation chip.
  • Bright Field Inverted Microscope Brand: Nikon,
    Model: Eclipse Ti
    Bright Field Inverted Microscope Eclipse Ti-E, a powerful inverted microscope system that provides instant access to all of these techniques plus revolutionary Nikon CFI60 optics. The Eclipse Ti-E offers improved system speed, increased flexibility and efficient multi-mode microscopy as part of a fully-integrated microscope system that is ideal for high-end research and live cell imaging.
  • Liquid dispenser Brand: Formulatrix,
    Model: Mantis
    Liquid dispenser Mantis is a low dead-volume, non-contact liquid dispenser perfect for automated PCR assay setup. Mantis can quickly and accurately dispense liquid in a 96- or 384-well plate format. Capable of dispensing as little as 0.1 uL, Mantis allows to reduce reaction volumes.
  • Protein Stability Analysis Brand: Harbinger Biotechnology,
    Model: Stargazer-2
    Protein Stability Analysis The label-free DSLS (differential static light scattering) method measures the aggregation of protein in a 384-well microplate under controlled thermal conditions. This thermal aggregation assay can be used for many applications such as thermal stability analysis of proteins using temperature scanning & isothermal methods or comparison of ligand specificity, including substrates, co-factors, inhibitors, etc…
  • Plate Reader Brand: BMG Labtech,
    Model: PHERAstar FS
    Plate Reader The PHERAstar FS is the ultimate multi-mode reader for high-throughput screening, combining the highest sensitivity with the fastest read times. Thanks to the unique Optic Module system, Simultaneous Dual Emission, UV/Vis spectrometer, and TRF Lasers, it allows a wide-range of measurements.
  • Microscale Thermophoresis (MST) Brand: Nanotemper Technologies,
    Model: Monolith NT.115
    Microscale Thermophoresis (MST) MicroScale Thermophoresis is the directed movement of particles in a microscopic temperature gradient. Any change of the hydration shell of biomolecules due to changes in their structure/conformation results in a relative change of the movement along the temperature gradient and is used to determine binding affinities.
  • Cell filtration system Brand: Advantec Vacuum Filter Holder and Masterflex I/P Easy-Load pump head,
    Model: KSF47 and 77601-10
    Cell filtration system The laboratory possesses a 3 port and a 6 port manifold system for microbiological and metagenomic isolation experiments.
  • Olympus SZX16 dissecting stereo microscope Brand: Olympus,
    Model: SZX16
    Olympus SZX16 dissecting stereo microscope The Olympus SZX16 dissecting stereo microscope provides visible light imaging of biological samples. Magnification is available from 3.5x to 115x. Output micrographs are handled by proprietary image capture and analysis software.
  • microscope Brand: Olympus,
    Model: CX41
    microscope The Olympus CX41 phase contrast stereo microscope provides fluorescent and visible light imaging of biological samples. Magnification is available from 100x to 1000x. Output micrographs are handled by proprietary image capture and analysis software.
  • Heratherm Air Incubator Brand: Thermo Scientific Heratherm,
    Model: IGS180
    Heratherm Air Incubator The Heratherm air incubator provides basic heterotrophic microbiological culture capacity. Temperature range of the incubator is 5 to 75 degrees C. It has a temperature alarm, a digital timer, a glass door, and two storage shelves. The glass door is for viewing contents without impacting temperature, and two shelves for storage within its 6.8 cubic foot chamber volume.
  • Laboratory Autoclave Brand: Panasonic,
    Model: MLS-3781L
    Laboratory Autoclave The Panasonic Laboratory autoclave is a KAUST standard. It will carry out standard autoclave functions with a capacity of 75 litres.
  • BioRad Gel Imaging System Brand: Gel Doc EZ Imager,
    BioRad Gel Imaging System This imaging system can visualize biological molecules and metabolites under UV/White/Blue illumination. It is compatible with the BioRad gel electrophoresis system. Images are processed and captured using proprietary computer software.
  • Bench-top Incubator Shaker Brand: Lab Companion,
    Model: SI-600
    Bench-top Incubator Shaker The laboratory has three “Emerald” shaking incubator systems capable of phototrophic microbial culture with a capacity ranging from 16 x 250ml flasks to 9 x 1000 ml flasks. Temperature and platform rotation rate is controlled via a system panel.
  • BL1 Biological Hood Brand: Labconco Horizontal,
    Model: Labconco 38730xx/39703xx series
    BL1 Biological Hood The laboratory has three biological hood systems compatible with BL1 applications.
  • Multitron Standard Brand: Infors HT,
    Model: Multitron Standard
    Multitron Standard The Multitron is a KAUST standard incubator system. The lab possesses 9 incubator chambers, each equipped for phototrophic microbial culture. Temperature 10°C-50°C, light 0 – 500 µmol photons m-2s-1 and platform rotation rates are controlled independently for each chamber. These are used for controlled culture experiments ranging in scale from 50 ml to 5 L. The systems do not have CO2 supply.
  • LC System Brand: Agilent Technologies,
    Model: 1260 Infinity Series
    LC System The Agilent 1260 LC system is a KAUST standard chromatography unit compatible with numerous organic separation columns and applications. In our laboratory, it is set up to perform small scale LC analyses of metabolic products. The system is computer controlled via proprietary data handling and analysis software.