the Department of Medicine Shared Equipment Facility
The Facility is located
in New Bellevue Hospital Room 17 East 1 and is available to all investigators
in the Department of Medicine. For security reasons, you must be assigned
a unique access code for entrance to the Facility. Contact Tuere Wilder at 263-6275 or firstname.lastname@example.org to make an appointment to get your access code. Please review the Policies
and Procedures of the Facility (below); a request for access will
be considered acceptance of all terms.
Click on any of the
links at left for information about equipment and accessories.
For your convenience:
- There is a humidified
CO2 (5%) incubator available for investigators performing experiments
with live cells.
- A conversion program
is on all of the PCs so they can read and save to Mac disks.
- Each of the computers
is configured to print over the network to the color laser printer in
- The imaging system
computers are equipped with CD burners.
Policies and Procedures
Your cooperation is
- No food or drink
is allowed in the Facility.
- Never give your
access code to anyone. If another member of your laboratory requires
access, another code will be assigned.
- You may use the
incubator only while you are in the Facility, not for routine tissue
- Reservations are
required for use of the fluorescence microscope, real-time PCR, spectrophotometer
and TLC Plate Reader.
- You may not store
your data on any of the hard drives within the Facility. All computers
are networked and have Zip drives, so please remove your data from the
computers at the end of each session.
- You may not dispose
of used pipettes, tips, cuvettes, etc. in the Facility. All waste must
be removed when you leave.
- All first-time
users are required to attend an instruction session given by Phoebe
Recht. This may be scheduled simultaneously with access code assignment.