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Seahorse Core Facility (BWH)

Director: Oldham, William, M.D., Ph.D.

Location: Harvard New Research Building, Rm 631, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115

Core Summary:

The Seahorse Core supports the use of an XFe24 Extracellular Flux Analyzer from Seahorse Biosciences to perform sensitive measurements of oxygen consumption rate and extracellular acidification rate in cultured cells, tissues, or model organisms in a 24-well format.

Institutions:
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
Personnel/Contact Information:

Director: Oldham, William, M.D., Ph.D.
Phone: (617) 525-4834
Email

Member: Bowman, Rick
Role: Core Administrator
Phone: (617) 525-4858
Email

Member: General Inquiries
Email

Facilities and Equipment:

Location of Core: Harvard New Research Building, Rm 631, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115

Major Equipment:

  • Seahorse Biosciences XFe24 Extracellular Flux Analyzer and Prep Station
Services:
  • Basic Assay

    – core provides assay plate and assay cartridge
    – user provides samples in the assay plate, assay medium, and injection reagents

  • Glyco Stress Assay

    – core provides assay plate, assay cartridge, Seahorse medium with supplements, and Seahorse reagents
    – user provides samples in the assay plate

  • Mito Stress Assay

    – core provides assay plate, assay cartridge, Seahorse medium with supplements, and Seahorse reagents
    – user provides samples in the assay plate


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Last updated: 2015-02-19T14:45:27.451-06:00