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Shared Instrumentation Facility

The Shared Instrumentation Facility (SIF) is a core facility that offers access to instrumentation and technical services to accommodate a variety of investigations in the basic molecular biosciences. SIF is housed in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, on the 6th floor of Hutchinson (1430 Tulane Avenue), School of Medicine, Room 6722.  

FEES: Equipment usage fees are charged for a number of instruments as a means of recovering a portion of the costs associated with maintaining the equipment. Please contact Tania Antoshchenko at biosif@tulane.edu, 504-988-9165 for details.

Users are required to reserve time on the equipment using the iLab (iLab Solution) system.



  • Sorvall RC3C Low-Speed Centrifuge for 6 x 1 liter buckets
  • Beckman Avanti JE Centrifuge
  • Sorval Legend Benchtop Centrifuge
  • Rotors available
Liquid Chromatography

  • BioRad Biologic Duo Flow QualTee System with Fraction Collector
Supply Center

  • Supply Center and other Services
    • For additional facilities information, e-mail us.

      Dry Ice - Dry ice can be purchased from Fisher Scientific **HSC Only** and picked up from the Fisher Scientific Storeroom on the first floor. The order should be placed through Sciquest, part# NC9543009. For pricing and availability, please contact Garry Rolland at 504-988-5434 or grollan@tulane.edu. Please note that the order must go through completely before the Storeroom can dispense any dry ice, so please plan accordingly.