Department of Biochemistry and Department of Experimental Medicine, Histology and Embryology,
Faculty of Medicine,
University of Pavia,
The Departments are inserted in the Centre of Excellence in Applied Biology of the University aimed at strengthening existing research in Life Sciences in the University by fostering further interactions between the scientists involved, providing access to new and essential equipment and facilities and setting the basis for the long-term growth of applied biology in Pavia through an international PhD program. The equipment and apparatus necessary to realize the project are available in both Departments and include: chromatography equipment, complete equipment for high resolution 2D electrophoresis, imaging system for 2D gel scan and software for 2D gel analysis, Real Time PCR for expression studies, light and fluorescence microscopes, laser scan confocal microscope and transmission electron microscope, an image analysis software for quantitative morphological analysis. In addition a mass spectrometry facility is available at the Biotechnology Laboratories of the IRCCS Policlinico S. Matteo Foundation.