Cell Technologies Unit

The Cell Technologies Unit manages specialist equipment and laboratories for technologies involving the use and storage of mammalian cells and tissues. These facilities include class II biosafety cabinets, CO2 incubators, temperature monitored and alarmed -80 freezers and vapour phase liquid nitrogen storage and flow cytometer.

The facility is capable of completing any aspect of tissue culture for external companies; this work is completed by the expert staff within the Cell Technologies Unit.

This facility has collaborated with several companies to test and evaluate compounds on human cell lines; as well as working on several projects staining and processing flow cytometry samples for local companies.

Facilities available through Cell Technologies Unit 

Tissue Culture and Training
Flow Cytometry
Patch Clamp
Window Chamber/Skin Flap Model
Cell & Tissue Storage

Scientific Assistant: Mr Keith Thomas
Tel: +44 (0)28 7012 3014
Email: kg.thomas@ulster.ac.uk