en-gbel grezp@aua.gr   +30 210 529 4426
en-gbel grezp@aua.gr   +30 210 529 4426

Laboratory of Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals

Infrasructures

Microscopy room

  • 20 optical microscopes

Anatomy dissection room

  • 9 anatomy dissection tables fitted with sinks.

  • Desktop computer and data projector.

  • Show cases and cupboards for anatomy models, skeletons and anatomy teaching material, as well as the anatomical collection of the lab.

Physiology Unit

  • Beta-counter

  • Gamma counter

  • Refrigerated centrifuge

  • Centrifuge

  • Stereoscope

  • Optical microscope

  • Inverted microscope

  • Laminar air flow work station with HEPA filter

  • Oven CO2

Histology-Embryology Unit

  • Image analysis facility with an optical microscope OLYMPUS BX50, a ZEISS Stemi 2000-C stereoscope fitted with external light source (OLYMPUS KL 200) and Image-Pro Plus V3.0.1 for Windows 7 HOME PREMIUM (MEDIA CYBERNETICS, USA).

  • Optical microscope Olympus CX31 fitted with camera ALTRA 20 and image capture software (Analysis Get-IT).

  • Optical microscope ZEISS Axioskop 20 for transmitted light and incident-light fluorescence.

  • 2 fume-cupboards with a moveable front sash (window) made out of safety glass, able to exhaust hazardous gases, dusts, mists, and vapors produced in a histology lab.

  • LEICA TP1020 semi-enclosed tissue processor with 2 LEICA EG1150 modular tissue embedding centers (each incorporates the EG1150C cold plate and the EG1150H heated paraffin dispensing module).

  • LEICA RM 2255 fully automated rotary microtome and LEICA HI1210 water-bath for paraffin sections.

  • LEICA Cryostat CM 1500.

Microbiology Unit

  • PCR work-station (Bioair)

  • Class II biological safety cabinet (Esco)

  • Laminar air flow work station

  • Real-time PCR (LightCycler 2.0, Roche)

  • Hybridization unit (Labnet ProBlot)

  • Conventional PCR thermocycler (×2)

  • ELISA photometer (TECAN)

  • Image analysis unit (Bio-Rad)

  • Digital CO2 (VXR)

  • Conventional (Edelstahl Rostfrei) and stomacher

  • Centrifuge (×3)

  • Autoclave (Labnet)

  • Optical microscope (Bausch&Lomb)

Farm Animal Hygiene and Herd Health Management Unit

  • PCR work-station (Esco)

  • Conventional PCR thermocycler (×2)

  • Image analysis unit (Bio-Rad)

  • Milk analyzer (Fat, Protein, Lactose, pH, Electrical conductivity, SCC, (Lactoscan)

  • Ultrasound scanner [linear (6-10 MHz) and sector (2,5-6 MHz) probes]

  • Centrifuge (×3)

  • Digital CO2 (Forma Stericult Thermoscientific)

  • Optical microscope (Novex)

  • Heat block (VWS)

Laboratory Contact Info

 

Laboratory of Anatomy & Physiology of Farm Animals

 

75 Iera Odos Street, Votanikos
Athens, 118 55

 

+30 210 529 4382
+30 210 529 4388

tvagelis@aua.gr

 

Mon – Fri 9:00 – 14:00

 

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