Our facilities include two BSL-2 certified spaces for bacteria culture, located in JHE-362 and ABB-C317. We have dedicates space for cell culture, and dark room for microscopy. In addition we have four fume hoods and dedicated lab space for wet chemistry, microbiology, and molecular biology. 

Lab Equipment

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Bioaerosol Module

Custom made, LabGard ES AIR 6 ft. Class II, Type A2 Biosafety Cabinet
Viable Andersen Cascade Impactor
Blaustein Atomizing Modules (BLAM)
Collison Nebulizer
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Microbiology/ Mol Bio Module

Innova U353 Ultrafreezer
REDISHIP Purifier® Logic®+ Class II A2 Biosafety Cabinets, Labconco®
Yamato Steam Sterilizer with Dryer (32L)
Synergy Neo Plate Reader
Ecotorn Shaker incubators (2x, one refrigerated)
MaxQ™ 6000 Incubated Stackable Shakers
Eppendorf Refrigerated Centrifuge
VWR® Incubator (Gravity Convection)- 2 CF
Chemical Fume Hoods (2x)
Water Baths (10 L & 2L)
Fisher Scientific™ Isotemp™ Digital Dry Baths
SCILOGEX Tube Roller
C1000 Touch Thermal Cycler
Horizontal Electrophoresis Systems
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Biofilm Module

CDC Biofilm Reactor
DripFlow Biofilm Reactor
Coupon Evaluation Flowcell
Transmission Flowcell
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Nanomaterial Module

Malvern Zeta Sizer Nano ZSP
Mettler Toledo XS105DU dual range analytical Balance
Millipore Synergy UV Ultrapure
Water System
Mettler Toledo SevenExcellence multimode pH/conductivity Meter (plus INLAB Science PRO-ISM
Electrode & INLAB 731-ISM S230 probe)
Fisherbrand™ Model 505 Sonic Dismembrator
VWR® Forced Air Oven (6.3 CF)
Mettler Toledo Precision Balance ME203E
Chemical Fume Hoods (2x)
Fisherbrand™ RealTorqueDigital™ Overhead Stirrers
Ultrasonic Cleaner (2.8 L)
Fisher Scientific™ Isotemp™ Digital Dry Baths
Gast™ Oil-Less Diaphragm-Type Pressure/Vacuum Pump (2x)
Fisher Scientific™ Single Syringe Pump
Vacuum Desiccator
Visiprep™ SPE Vacuum Manifold
Avanti Mini Extruder
HandyStep Repeating Pipette
VWR® Mini Centrifuge
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Other Equipment

16 CF lab fridge (Frigidaire)
20 CF, -20 freezer (Frigidaire)
Mettler Toledo Precision Balance ME203E
Thermo Scientific Cimarec
Stirring HotPlates & Magnetic Stirrers (5x)
Gast™ Oil-Less Diaphragm-Type Pressure/Vacuum Pump (2x)
Fisher Scientific™ Single Syringe Pump
CAPP Bravo Automatic Single channel Pipettes (0.1-1000 uL)
2x Proline Pipette sets
HandyStep Repeating Pipette
Bunsen Burners, Meker Burner, and alcohol lamps
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Central Facilities

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Farncombe Family Axenic-Gnotobiotic Facility
McMaster Genomics Facility
Center for Microbial Chemical Biology
Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy
Biointerfaces Institute
Centre for Emerging Device Technologies
FHS electron microscopy facility
Centre of Excellence in Protective Equipment and Materials
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McMaster University

Department of Chemical Engineering
1280 Main Street West,
Hamilton, ON, L8S 4L7, Canada
Lab: JHE-362, ABB-C, Office: ABB-C-306


+1 (905) 525 9140 X 28745

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