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Biological techniques platform

Biological techniques platform

The Biological Techniques Platform places its skills at the disposal of the Institute's teacher-researchers to implement specialised techniques to obtain results and study them in order to provide support and advance their projects.

Used techniques

The techniques carried out on this technical platform are in various fields:

  • Molecular biology: PCR, qPCR, RT-qPCR, Western Blot, Dot Blot, immunofluorescence, immunoprecipitation, protein assays, preparation of protein extracts

  • Cellular biology: line maintenance, cell freezing, cell thawing, transfection

  • Bacteriology: transformation, isolation, cultivation, induction, preparation of plasmids, purification of proteins

  • Histology: Staining of slides, tissue sectioning

  • Miscellaneous: PCR analysis, Western Blot quantification, recording results, formatting results, drafting procedures, stock management

  • Health and safety: good laboratory practice, chemical waste management, writing procedures, ...

  • Training: Training in the various techniques


Used equipements

- Fume hood
- Safe weighing station
- Microbiological safety station
- Thermal-cycler
- Electrophoresis system
- UV transilluminator
- Incubator
- Spectrophotometer
- Trans-blot
- Chemidoc
- Microscope
- CO2 incubator
- Cryostat
- pH meter
- Centrifuge
- Vortex
- Magnetic stirrers
- Nitrogen
- Autoclave




Poste pesée sécurisé

The team

Platform manager :
Frédérique Vossier

Contact :
Phone : 04 56 52 05 44
Office : 1/078
Laboratory : 1/005

Submitted on February 14, 2024

Updated on May 14, 2024