Molecular Biology

ABI 7900HT Fast Real-Time PCR

Manufacturer: ThermoFisher
Location: PSC 510
Description/Applications: Flexible-throughput quantitative real-time PCR capabilities for target discovery through confirmation and screening. Uses 96- or 384-well plate.
Options: Microfluidic card; Sample block and sealer
Supporting Documents: Instrument Manual

QuantStudio K12 Flex Real-Time PCR with OpenArray Autofill Module

Acknowledgement: The acquisition of this instrument was supported by a grant from the USC Core Instrumentation Fund
Manufacturer: ThermoFisher
Location: PSC 510
Description/Applications: Performs and analyzes PCR experiments for accurate and sensitive quantification of nucleic acid targets. Uses 96- or 384-well plate, or array card
Options: Cycler; Accufill; Case sealing station
Supporting Documents: Instrument Manual

Gene Pulser MXcell Electroporation (96-Well Format)

Manufacturer: Bio-Rad
Location: PSC 402B
Description/Applications: Electroporation of mammalian cells , bacterial, and fungal cell types, especially useful for primary and hard-to-transfect cells
Other info: 12- or 96-well plate, or cuvette format
Supporting Documents: Instrument Manual

Gene Pulser Xcell Electroporation (Cuvette Format)

Manufacturer: Bio-Rad
Location: PSC 402B
Description/Applications: Electroporation of mammalian, bacterial, and fungal cell types
Other info: Cuvette format
Supporting Documents:Instrument Manual

 

NanoDrop One

Manufacturer: Thermo Scientific
Location: PSC 510
Description/Applications: Quantifies DNA, RNA and protein samples with 1-2 microliter volumes; 190-850 nm spectral range.
Charges: Pharmacy: $8/hr; Other USC: $10/hr. 15 min minimum reservation.
Supporting Documents: Instrument Manual

 

 

Qubit 3.0 Fluor0meter

https://www.thermofisher.com/content/dam/LifeTech/global/life-sciences/Laboratory%20Instruments/Images/1014/sho-qubit-instrument.jpgManufacturer: ThermoFisher
Location: PSC 510
Description/Applications: Portable benchtop fluorometer designed to accurately measure DNA, RNA, and protein quantity.
Supporting Documents: Instrument Manual