The Microbial Culture and Metabolomics Core features facilities and equipment for the aerobic and anaerobic culture of microbial species in both batch and continuous systems as well as services for both targeted and untargeted metabolomics. The core offers training and usage for all equipment as well as consultation towards experimental design and method development of microbial culture studies. Additionally, the core offers anaerobic culture services.
Equipment and Services Available:
Anaerobic Chamber (Type B, Coy Labs)
Automated Biorector (BioFlo 320, Eppendorf)
Waters Acquity uPLC System with a QDa single quadropole mass detector
Targeted Metabolomics – bile acids, short chain fatty acids, amino acids, $40/each or $80/all
Untargeted metabolomics with Metabolon, 5% Discount