CASH

CASH-(Centre of Applied Science for Health), is a 1350 sq m research facility adjoining the Synergy Centre. It was completed in 2011 and supports interdisciplinary research leading to the development of intellectual property and its commercialization. Additional research facilities at CASH supporting bio pharma, bio chemical and engineering product development include the RF Technology Centre and MiCRA Biodiognostics.

Skills and Expertise available to Industry

  • Food & Beverage
  • In-Vitro Diagnostics
  • Veterinary Diagnostics
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Environmental
  • Engineering

Skills

  • Electrochemistry
  • Assay Development
  • Fluidics 
  • Microscopy
  • Microbiology
  • Tissue Culture 
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Materials development
  • Chemical Synthesis

 


 

Laboratory areas available to industry:

CASH-Innovation 2nd floor laboratory space comprises of 3 un-equipped laboratories, namely :

  • Innovation laboratory A = ca. 46.85 sqm = 504 sqft
  • Innovation laboratory B = ca. 57.00 sqm = 614 sqft.
  • Innovation laboratory C = ca. 44.75 sqm = 482 sqft.

Standard features:

  • All laboratories have a combination of fixed benches
  • (ca 450 x 155cm) and modular island benches
  • (6 parts each ca 200 x 75cm) allowing for flexible
  • re-configuration of the rooms to accommodate larger items of equipment. 
  • General services are available locally including…
  • Fume hoods, town gas, N, CO2 and dH2O (type I & II) generation.
  • Access can also be provided to autoclaves,
  • LAF’s and walk in 37oC and 4oC rooms (shared access basis

 


 

Advanced Equipment  / Technology

(available to client companies subject to booking and charges)

Bio & Chemical Analysis:

  • NMR (300 & 500 MHz with solid sate probe)
  • LCMSMS mass spec
  • Maldi-Tof mass spec
  • Raman microscope
  • Matrix NIR
  • Particle size analyser
  • FT4 Rheometer
  • Differential scanning calorimetry
  • Confocal microscope
  • RT-PCR
  • Microplate spectrophotometer
  • UV-Vis / IR / FTIR Spectrophotometers

Materials & Surface Analysis:

  • Scanning electron microscope
  • Atomic force microscope
  • Ellipsometer
  • Scanning electrochemical microscope
  • Laser etcher
  • Screen printer
  • Fisnar automated reagent dispenser
  • Electrochemistry suite

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