A variety of research areas are represented in the department of Neuroscience and Physiology. The experimental approaches employed range from studies on whole animals and isolated tissues to studies of cellular and molecular events. The facilities include: Ample laboratory space in a modern basic science research building and state-of-the art laboratory instrumentation. These, together with a well-funded and experienced faculty, provide an ideal environment for research training.

Equipment available within the department:

  • Inverted and upright fluorescent microscopes
  • Deconvolution fluorescent microscope
  • Confocal microscope
  • Leica vibratome
  • Leica cryostats
  • Leica LS AMD Laser Microdissection apparatus
  • Bioquant Image Analysis System
  • Kodak Image Station
  • Kodak X-ray film processor
  • Agilent Technologies Bioanalyzer
  • Roche 480 Light cycler
  • Nano drop
  • BioTek Microplate Washer
  • Bio-Plex System With HTF
  • ANALOX GM7 MicroStat
  • Sonicator

Equipment/services available at Upstate: