Instrumentation Equipment

The Clinical Treatment Unit and the Clinical Trials Processing Laboratory Shared Resources (CTU/CTPLSR) enable investigators at the OSUCCC–James to conduct successful phase I and phase II clinical translational research in a methodologically sound, expedient and cost-effective manner.

The CTU/CTPLSR offers access to the following instrumentation and equipment:

  • Six freezers, three at -20°C and three at -70°C
  • Three refrigerators
  • Four centrifuges, three refrigerated, one non-refrigerated
  • Microcentrifuge
  • Biological safety cabinet
  • Labeling program and thermal printer
  • Dry ice for transport or shipping
  • Water baths
  • Rees Centron Environmental Monitoring System for 24/7 monitoring of all CTU/CTPLSR freezers and refrigerators across all locations. The system provides a fully validated, centralized alarm notification and data collection system to monitor equipment and protect translational research specimens.

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