NSF’s microbiology labs utilize a variety of equipment including:

  • MALDI TOF spectrometry (matrix assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry)
  • Illumina MiSeq
  • Oxford Nanopore MinION
  • BioRad I-Cycler
  • Zeiss Microscopy image analysis system
  • Microplate readers
  • Inverted microscope for cell cultures Zeiss Axiskop I and II plus
  • Water activity meter
  • Anaerobic chamber
  • Gene Spec (UV spectrophotometer)
  • Quebec Colony Counter
  • Stomachers
  • Sonicators
  • Membrane filtration apparatus
  • Blenders

For more information about NSF’s microbiology labs, please contact us.