Large Equipment

Apart from all the equipment used for therapeutics and diagnostics, the UKE harbours a divers group of large equipment fro research purposes. Some examples are displayed on this side.

MRT

In building W14 different imaging devices, based on different imaging techniques and methods are found:

  • 7 Tesla powered MRT BioSpin for magnetic resonance tomography / imaging
  • Allura FD20 X-ray system
  • Magnetic Particle Imager (MPI) as an angiographic tomograph

An especiallly high number of large equipment is located at Campus Forschung. Some examples are listed below:

High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)-Instruments:

  • Thermo Fischer Scientific „UltiMate3000“
  • Agilent Technologies „G2226A“

Mass spectrometer:

  • Thermo Fischer Scientific ”TSQ Vantage“
  • Thermo Fischer Scientific “Orbitrap Fusion”
  • Thermo Fischer Scientific “Q Exactive”
  • Aglient Technologies “G6430A”
  • Aglient Technologies “ LC/MSD Tam XCT Ultra“

Flow cytometer:

  • BD „FACSAria“
  • BD „FACSAria Fusion“
  • Partec „CyFlow Space“
  • BD „FACSCalibur“
  • BD „FACSCanto“
  • BD „FACSCanto II“
  • BD „LSR Fortessa“

Microscopes:

  • Leica „TCS SP2“
  • Leica „TCS SP5“
  • Zeiss „Improvision LiveCell Spinning Disk“
  • Zeiss „ApoTome“
  • Olympus „cell^tool TIRFM System”
  • LaVision „Biotec TriM Scope 1”

... and many more!

A great variety of large equipment is also available for all researchers through the UKE Core Facilities:

Overview - all UKE Core Facilities

FACS Sorting Core Unit

UKE Microscopy Imaging Facility

Core Facility Mass Spectrometric Proteomics

Procurement of Equipment

When planning to acquire a new medical or research instrument, please use the forms (Investantrag Klasse 1-3) provided by the organizational unit Finances .

  • Invest application class 1: bis 10.000 Euro
  • Invest application class 2: 10.000 - 200.000 Euro
  • Invest application class 3 in combination with a DFG-application: > 200.000 Euro

You can find all corresponding forms in the UKE-Intranet: QM-Handbuch UKE (German only: 6. Ressourcen, 6.02 Geräte, 6.02.02 Antrag und Beschaffungsverfahren für ärztliche und medizinische Geräte).

QM - Qualitymanual (intranet only)

For questions regarding the content of this site, please contact Dr. Kirsten Hennings .