Newcastle Cellular Therapies Facility

Laboratory Equipment

Laboratory Equipment

There is a wide range of equipment available to clients wishing to use the Facility.

Below is a description of a typical Grade B, class 100, ISO grade 5 clean room with an area of 130-190 square feet.

  • Air handling - Critical area Grade A in clean air Cat II microbiological cabinet
  • Equipment infrastructure:
    • Binder CO2 incubator
    • Refrigerated centrifuge
    • Leica inverted microscope
    • KNF vacuum pump
    • VWR micropipettes (0–1ml range)
    • Integra pipette controller
  • Room finish - A vinyl finish to walls and ceiling and bonded vinyl flooring
  • Services infrastructure - Mobile benches, CO2 supply points, Fuse spurs (emergency power wired)
  • IT Infrastructure - Double communication points (RJ45 Cat 6 cabled)
  • Two Grade C (Class 10,000, ISO grade 7) preparation rooms - (120 and 200 sq.ft.) with air-controlled pass through hatches to Grade B (Class 100, ISO grade 5) corridor
  • Temperature controlled storage with dedicated cryogenic storage room
  • Write-up office