Biolab Facility

Thursday, 21 February 2019

Biolab Facility - Contact us

Contact us

Phone +34 937 375 715

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Edifici ICN2.
Campus de la UAB
08193 Bellaterra

Reception is staffed between 9am and 5pm, Monday to Friday

Thursday, 08 March 2018

Biolab facility - Equipment


All equipment in the Biolab Facility can be used on a self-service basis after a short introduction by the facility leader. The user agrees to use the equipment properly, following the instructions received. If the user observes any faults or malfunction of the equipment, he/she must notify the facility staff immediately via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. In order to minimize the risk of cross contamination between different areas inside the Biolab, each space (Microbiology space/Cell culture space) has its own equipment. Only few equipment is shared among users of both spaces.

Microbiology space

  • Biological safety cabinet Telstar BIO II A*
  • Incubator Forma Series II Water Jacket
  • Microcentrifuge Heraeus Biofuge pico
  • Orbital shaker Stuart Mini SSM1
  • Microwave ProClean 310
  • Fridge, 4°C

Cell culture space

  • Biological safety cabinet HERAsafe HS12*
  • Vertical Laminar Flow Bench Telstar AV-100*
  • CO2 incubator HERAcell
  • CO2 incubator Function line BB16
  • Microcentrifuge Eppendorf 5415C
  • Optical microscope Zeiss Telaval 31
  • Water bath Grant mini
  • Fridge Liebherr Medline, 4°C

Shared equipment

  • Centrifuge SIGMA 2-16PK
  • Autoclave Autester ST DRY-PV-B18
  • Osmometer OSMOMAT 030
  • Freezer Liebherr Öko super, -20°C
  • Digital Vortex Mixer
  • Autoclave Selecta Med20 (outside of the Biolab, room 2001)*
  • Ultra-freezer HEF U410, -86°C (outside of the Biolab, room 2001)

* This equipment has to be booked via the IMS online booking system available in the ICN2 intranet.