Instrumentation and Core Facilities

Within or adjacent to the Vecchio Lab are numerous instruments that perform methodologies vital for biophysical and structural characterization of biomolecules. These include: Rigaku 007 Micromax X-ray generator with Osmic blue confocal optics, Raxis IV++ X-ray detector, X-stream 2000 cryo assembly, Haskis water chiller, Art Robbins Instruments Gryphon crystallization robot, Sartorius ForteBio Octet R8 for Bio-layer Interferometry, Differential Scanning Calorimetry, Isothermal Microcalorimetry, Mass Spectrometry, Analytical Ultracentrifugation, Circular Dichroism, UV/VIS Spectrophotometry and Spectrofluorimetry, and NanoTemper Monolith for Microscale Thermophoresis.