Laboratory Facilities

The Chen laboratory is located in Colburn 208, 212, 216, 220, and 246 and has the following resources

 

Colburn 208 - Microbial Lab

 
 
 

BioRad S1000 Thermal Cyclers

 

BioRad Gel Doc EZ

 

Millipore Milli-Q Advantage A10 Ultrapure DI water system

 

Fisher Isotherm Chromatography Refrigerator

 

Colburn 212 - Microbial Lab

 
 
 

Shimadzu UV-1800 spectrophotometer with temperature ramping and cooling capabilities

 

BioTek Synergy H4  Hybrid microplate reader. It offers the combined benefits of filter-based and monochromator-based fluorescence and detection with precise temperature control

 

BioRad Thermal Cycler; Olympus Fluorescence Microscope, and LABGARD NU-425-400 Class II, Type A2 Biological Safety Cabinet for microbial cultures

 

Fisher Isotherm -20oC Freezer

 

Colburn 216 - Cell Culture Lab

 
 
 

Two LABGARD NU-425-600 Class II, Type B2 Biological Safety Cabinets for mammalian cell cultures  

 

Zeiss AxioObserver Z1 Motorized Inverted Microscope with Definite Focus Nosepiece, High-Speed FL Shutter, and Digital Imaging System based on Axiocam MRm

 

Three Heracel CO2 Incubators

 

Colburn 220 - Chemicals and Instrumentation Lab

 
 

Agilent 7890A Series GC with Autosampler

 

Nanodrop spectrophotometer 

 

Sorvall® RC 6™ Plus  Superspeed Centrifuge

 

Colburn 246 - Instrumentation Lab

 
 
 

Fisher Isotherm -80oC Freezer

 

BioRad CFX96 Real-Time PCR Detection System

 

Fisher Model 705 Sonicator for cell disruption

 

New Brunswick I24R Refrigerated Incubator Shakers

 

Stackable, New Brunswick I26R Refrigerated Incubator Shakers

 
 
The Chen Lab also has balances, pH Meters, Eppendorf refrigerated micro-centrifuges, and refrigerators, Tomy ES-315 Autoclave,  Heat blocks, water baths, Western Blotting Analysis equipment, and equipment for electrophoresis analysis and imaging.

 
 

Department of Chemical  and Biomolecular Engineering, Colburn Lab 224, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716

Maintained by Wilfred Chen