Shared Equipment for Clinical Research

The Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care has shared laboratory resources to support clinical research at the Parnassus campus. Access can be granted by request and requires completion of relevant training and addition to the Biological Use Authorization (BUA) that covers these resources.


Equipment, located in the Medical Sciences Building, includes:

  • Storage space for human samples in a shared -80C freezer. 
  • Part-time use of a shared small laboratory space for small-scale projects involving processing of clinical samples and molecular biology. Available equipment includes:
    • qPCR instrument with both 96- and 384-well plate capability (Applied Biosystems QuantStudio 6)
    • 96-well thermocycler
    • Refrigerated centrifuge (Sorvall Legend X1R)
    • Qubit spectrophotometer


Please contact Shantel Weinsheimer ([email protected]). for details and to request access.