Objectives

  • To provide R&D tools for supporting research.
  • To provide affordable quality technical services for supporting local research especially startups.
  • To enable knowledge sharing and networking among partner companies.

The Biomedical Technology Support Centre was opened in March 2009 to serve the Biotech cluster in the areas of:

  • Therapeutics
  • Diagnostics
  • Medical Devices

The Centre has a total floor space of about 8,700 sq ft. It is a central facility, which comprises Workstation/Utility Room, Culture Room, Freeze Dryer Room, Mass Spectrometry Laboratory, Microscope Room, Genomics Laboratory, Proteomics Laboratory, Bioanalysis Laboratory, Microbiology Laboratory, and Server Room. We provide more than 80 pieces of ready-to-use life science instruments for shared R&D use.

We also collaborate with local universities to expand the scope of the instruments and technical services including expert advice.

 

Technical Services

  • Autoclave and sterilisation
  • Genetic Sequencing and Bioinformatics
  • High Content Imaging service
  • Flow Cytometry/Cell Sorting Service
  • UPLC analysis
  • LC-MS/MS analysis

 

Equipment

Equipment Details
Please visit our Facebook page for a complete equipment list

Spectrophotometry

Flow Cytometry

Molecular biology and Genomics

Genetic sequencers

Bioanalysis

Microscopy

Protein Production and Purification

 

Others

  • Autoclave
  • Biosafety cabinet
  • Centrifuge (temp controlled)
  • Chemical fumehood
  • carbon dioxide incubator
  • Convection oven
  • Dri-block heater
  • Electrohydrodynamic jet printing system
  • Electroporator
  • Freeze dryer
  • Freezer (-20°C)
  • Freezer (-80°C)
  • Gel imaging system
  • Glass washer and dryer
  • Hot plate with stirrer
  • Ice maker
  • Inverted microscope
  • Isoelectric Electric Focusing system
  • Microcentrifuge (table top)
  • Orbital shaking incubator
  • pH meter
  • Refrigerator (4°C)
  • Shaking water bath
  • Texture analyzer
  • Thermal cycler
  • Ultrasonic cell disruptor/homogenizer
  • Ultrasonicator
  • Vertical diffusion cell system
  • Water purification system
  • Weight balance

 

University Equipment Collaboration Programme

The programme offers advanced life science instrument services to Hong Kong Science Park partner companies. For the list of instruments available, please click here.

 

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