• VSRC Ocular Phenotyping and Molecular Analysis Module
    VSRC Ocular Phenotyping and Molecular Analysis Module

    Director: Dr. Steven Pittler
    Email: hkf@uab.edu
    Phone:

    Website -  http://www.uab.edu/vsrc/support-modules 

    Contact
    Vincenzo Guarcello
    vguarcello@gmail.com
    205-934-6735

    • user support for a variety of scientific equipment
    • experimental design and execution
    • protocol development
    • teaching basic to advanced bench top technique
    • networking with other UAB investigators
    • assistance in on-line scheduling of equipment
    • experimental data analysis
    • non-invasive ocular imaging assistance
    • comprehensive support in molecular biology and histology


    Equipment
    Bio-Rad iQ5 thermo cycler qPCR
    Zeiss Axio-Plan2 microscope
    Leica Cryostat
    Beckman and Eppendorf ultra high speed Centrifuges
    Bioptigen 840 nm SDOCT ultra high resolution Optical Coherence Tomography
    Micron III digital fundus microscope with fluorescence capabilities

    Center Affiliation
    Vision Science Research Center

    Grant Affiliation
    NIH/NEI P30 EY03039

    Serves - Center Members Only