Office of Research

Epigenetic Station

Description:

The Epigenetic Station includes: Sonicating BioRuptor, Mid-range temperature controlled centrifuge, precision high speed shakers, a variable temperature water bath and  an ultralow sample freezer.  This equipment will allow faculty to streamline sample processing for epigenetic research. 

Location:
Bevier 406
Department:
Food Science and Human Nutrition
PI:
Hong Chen, Yuan-Xiang Pan, Ryan Dilger, Anna Dilger, Margarita Teran-Garcia
Maintenance:
The first year will be under warranty. After the first year all maintenance will be funded/supported by user fees.
Access:
The first year of usage will be free of charge for all research projects connected to ACES.  Afterwards, users will be assessed a one-time maintenance fee of $500 per project. Use of the equipment will be handled through Hong Chen.

Contact Information

Dr. Hong Chen
217-244-6160
hongchen@illinois.edu