DiN Genomics Lab
Shared genomics lab with faculty in the Diseases in Nature cluster hire, including Dr. Kyle Gustafson, Dr. Andrew Sweet, and Dr. Scott Mangan. We have all the tools needed to go from sample to genome.
UV Hoods and Thermal Cycler gradient
Two -80 freezers and a laminar flow hood
Gel imaging station
Gel electrophoresis rigs
PippinPrep fragment size selector
DiN Microscopy Lab
Shared microscopy lab with faculty in the Diseases in Nature cluster hire, including Dr. Kyle Gustafson, Dr. Andrew Sweet, and Dr. Scott Mangan. Any work with microscopes or chemicals is found here.
Olympus BX51 Differential Interference Contrast microscope equipped with camera and 4K monitor
Fully equipped with Plan Apochromatic lenses:
2x; 4x; 10x 0.40 DIC; 20x 0.75 DIC; 40x 0.85 DIC; 100x 1.4 DIC
Full-frame digital camera on my WILD HEERBRUGG M400 Photomakroskop
Macroscope is equipped with the an apochromatic zoom (APOZOOM) lens
Several routine microscopes (pictured: Zeiss Stemi 508)
Two large fume hoods
One smaller fume hood
The Gustafson Lab also has a necropsy room (with appropriate microscopes) and a temperature-controlled aquatic experimental lab. Not shown are waders, camping gear, and all the gadgets needed for fieldwork.
Necropsy microscopes on boom stands
Plenty of counter space
Large sink for cleaning up tough jobs
Multiple snail species being cultured
Room to expand for more cultures or for experiments