BioProfile 400 analyzer

The BioProfile 400 analyzer is a user-friendly instrument that can be used to quickly  (3 min/sample) measure glucose, lactate, glutamine, glutamate, ammonium, sodium and potassium concentrations as well as pH from tissue culture media or serum/plasma.  For further information about this instrument and measurable concentration ranges, please visit the manufacturer’s website:

The BioProfile 400 is located on the 7th floor of the McIntyre building in room 716. 
To use the BioProfile 400, the researcher must first make an appointment with Bozena for a training session that lasts about 30 minutes.
Sample requirements:
A minimum media volume of one milliliter is necessary for the proper use of this instrument.  Media samples must be spun down to remove any cellular debris prior to analysis.

Primary Contact:      Bozena Samborska