Equipment at the VBC

  • Chemical fume hoods
  • Walk-in fume hood
  • Lab carts / benches
  • Argon and nitrogen distribution lines
  • Lab ovens
  • AV – Barnstead NANOpure Infinity water purification system
  • AV – Barnstead MP-1 Mega-Pure water still
  • AV – Perkin-Elmer Lambda 14 UV/Vis spectrophotometer
  • AV – Barnstead SterileMax benchtop autoclave
  • AV – Beckman GS-6R benchtop centrifuge
  • AV – Eppendorf 5415D Microcentrifuge
  • AV – Coulter N4 Plus DLS photometer
  • AV – Beckman Avanti J-25 I high-speed centrifuge
  • AV – Hach 2100N turbidimeter
  • AV – Wescor Vapro vapor-pressure osmometer
  • AV – Malvern MasterSizer 2000
  • AV – Pharmacia Akta Explorer FPLC
  • DP – Virtis 25EL two-stage lyophilizer
  • DP – Buchi Rota-Vapor R-114 rotary evaporator
  • DP – Magnetic stirrers and hotplate/stirrers
  • DP – Lab-Line Duo-Vac vacuum oven
  • Other small lab equipment

The VBC maintains a suite of office and lab equipment for common use by our residents. These items are generally available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

About Our Residents’ Equipment

The residents of the VBC maintain their own office and lab equipment, and some of them have generously offered to make certain items available for limited use by qualified tenants. This access is on a case-by-case basis, and is at the sole discretion of the equipment owners.