Facilities

  • Cell culture
  • Flow cytometry (BD FACSCalibur)
  • Fluorescence and bioluminescence detection (microplate reader)
  • Wide field fluorescence microscopy (Olympus BX51)
  • Electrophoresis (Bio-Rad)
  • QIagen Real-Time PCR (Rotor-Gene Q 5-Plex)
  • Pathology, cytology and histology (Tissue Embedding center EC 350, Tissue Processor STP-120, Rotary Microtome HM 325 (Microm))
  • Laser Doppler flow meter
  • Plethysmography
  • Transcutaneous gasometry
  • Experimental Dermatology lab
  • Laser Doppler flowmeter
  • Ultrasonography
  • MPA combined unit to measure hydration, TEWL, skin elasticity, etc,
  • Beckman Coulter Nanosizer
  • Lyophilizer
  • Nanotechnology and Formulation lab
  • Natural Products Chemistry (equipment for bioguided isolation, characterization and derivatization of natural products)
  • HPLC-DAD (Agilent)
  • Equipment for the evaluation of nutritional composition.