Cellular

  • Cell lines maintained for in vitro studies

  • Product Testing

    • Natural Products, Supplements
    • Pharmaceuticals
  • Gene and Protein Expression studies

    • Microarrays
    • Transfections
    • In situ Hybridization
    • Q-PCR / RT-PCR
  • Cell Proliferation, Cell Migration

  • Toxicity Testing

  • Microscopy Services

    • Fluorescence- visualize differences in protein expression
    • Electron- ultrastructure morphology in High Definition
      • Examine structural changes in response to stimuli
DDL Image Microscope - Capabilities
DNA in a pill - Capabilities

Molecular

  •    Gene expression analysis

  •    DNA Sequencing

    •  Sample Identification (i.e. plant, insect, animal, human)
    •  Forensic-type DNA Testing (Unknown samples)
  •    Microarray analysis (protein and DNA)

  •    DNA plasmid transfections

  •    Protein and DNA electrophoresis

    •  High-resolution Gel Documentation System
  •    PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction), qPCR, rtPCR

Microbiology

  • Analytical

    • Detection, Identification, and Enumeration of Bacteria, Molds and Viruses
      • Food/Raw Materials
      • Finished Products
      • Stability testing, Shelf-Life
  •  Environmental

    • Water Quality testing
      • Bacterial (Coliform, E. Coli, Enterococci, Source-Specific Bacteroides)
    • Bioremediation Studies
    • Soil Microbe testing
  • Industrial

    • Toxicity Screening
      • Antiseptics
      • Disinfectants
    • Probiotic Selection and Characterization
    • Textiles and Fabric Testing
  • Clinical

    • Antimicrobial Testing
    • Biofilm Analysis
    • Microbiota Studies
      • Gastrointestinal, Wound, Oral
labeled bS - Capabilities