Chemistry Lab

The Chemistry Lab is available to BioCARS users for sample preparation and storage during their experiments.

Available Equipment Includes:

  • Microscope Leica Zoom 2000
  • Microscope Olympus SZX16
  • Balance Denver Instruments XP-300, max 300g, 0.01g
  • Balance Sartorius, max 120g, 0.01 mg
  • Eppendorf Centrifuge 5415C
  • Eppendorf Centrifuge 5804R
  • Fisher Scientific Vortex Center
  • pH meter Fisher Scientific Accumet Research AR15, electrode AccuPupH 13-620-183A
  • pH meter Fisher Scientific Accumet AB150, micro-glass electrode #13-620-851
  • Thermo-Scientific Nanodrop ONE
  • Oven Quincy Lab Model 10 Lab
  • Ultrasonic Bath CERAMIC CRP
  • Fisher Scientific Heater/Stirrer plate
  • Refrigerator and incubator (Thermo-Scientific Low Temperature Incubator) for user samples
  • SO-LOW -80C freezer

A cold room is also available to users.

Limited lab and chemical supplies are available.  Contact BioCARS Staff for more information.

Facility Contacts

Robert Henning

Research Beamline Scientist
(630) 252-0446

Irina Kosheleva

Research Beamline Scientist
(630) 252-0467