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Central Biotechnology Services

Central Biotechnology Services (CBS) is a central “core” facility, dedicated to furthering the research and educational needs of Cardiff University and its surrounding community.


Name Make/Model Details
Cytiva Biacore T200 Cytiva Biacore T200 Biosensor technology for monitoring molecular interactions in real time, without the use of labels. Molecules can include proteins, peptides, nucleic acids, carbohydrates, lipids and low molecular weight molecules such as pharmaceuticals.
Electron Microscope JEOL (SEM) 840A JEOL (SEM) 840A Digital Cameras and Imaging Software, and are fitted with X-Ray Detectors for Elemental Analysis, Elemental Mapping Cryo-Stage and Cryo-Attachment for sample preparation
Cell Sorter BD FACSAriaTM III Cell sorter (11 colours) High speed digital cell sorting into tubes (4 way), plates (6, 24, 48, 96 and 384 wells) or onto microscope slides.
Microarray platform Affymetrix Affymetrix Affymetrix GeneChip® platform.

Get in touch

Jane Chappelle

+44 (0)7713 500 450


  • Main Hospital Building
    University Hospital of Wales
    Heath Park
    CF14 4XN