Radioisotope Laboratory

Radioisotope Core
The Radioisotope Laboratory provides a wide variety of state-of-the-art resources.

The WMed Center for Immunobiology Radioisotope Laboratory resides in a separate dedicated room with all necessary equipment for work with radioactive material commonly used in biological research. Researchers are required to undergo training and certification prior to obtaining access to the Laboratory. Personal protective equipment (PPE) is provided.

Please contact ibc@med.wmich.edu if you have any questions or to obtain further information regarding access to the Radioisotope core.

The Radioisotope Laboratory is comprised of the following equipment:

  • (1) Thermo Scientific Class II Tissue Culture Biosafety Cabinets 1300 A2
  • (1) Thermo Scientific HERAcell VIOS 160i CO2 incubator 
  • (1) Centrifuge 
  • (1) Thermo Scientific combo Refrigerator and freezer (4°C, -20°C)
  • (1) Harvester (96 well)
  • (1) Perkin Elmer Microbeta2 beta counter (6 detectors)
  • (1) Perkin Elmer Gamma Counter