Proteomics Laboratory: Instruments

Liquid Chromatography (LC)/Mass Spectrometry             

ABSciex QStar Elite with Waters nanoAcquity


Agilent 6530 Q-ToF with Nanospray source and 1200 series nanoLC                                                      


Agilent 6460 QQQ with JetStream source and 1200 series nanoLC


High-Performance Liquid Chromatography

Agilent 1260 series standalone LC                                                                                     

Agilent 1200 series standalone HPLC systems (x2)(see RHS of photograph of Q-ToF above)

Data processing software

Sample preparation 

  • QIAGEN TissueLyserII
  • Agilent 3100 OffGel fractionator
  • Eppendorf Concentrators plus vacuum concentrators
  • Savant SPD131DDA vacuum concentrator
  • Beckman Coulter Optima L-100K ultra centrifuge and Avanti J-E centrifuge

Gel-based proteomic analysis

  • 1 D gel and western blot capability, plus Bio-Rad GelDoc
  • GE Healthcare 2D-PAGE and 2D-DiGE gel tanks
  • Typhoon fluorescence imager with DeCyder software