Laboratory animal 'hotel'
3 UNI-PROTECT units for keeping lab animals (mice and rats) under controlled conditions are installed in O&N1, 8th floor, room 08.557.
Only animals that can NOT be returned to (or for some reason can NOT be accepted into) the laboratory animal facility will be accommodated in the 'hotel' under strict conditions.
The mechanical workshop is located in ONI, 8th floor, room 08.549.
The price list for intra-, extradepartmental research domains as well as external customers is available here. Billing will be effected each trimester. All extradepartmental research domains as well as extra-K.U.Leuven customers have to fill out the application form and hand it over to Luc Grammet, responsible for the mechanical workshop. Extensive projects need approval of the department manager.
The Laboratory of Phosphopoteomics of the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine at the KULeuven offers state-of-the-art analyses supporting protein structure research with the aim of identifying and characterizing proteins modified by phosphorylation.
The ultracentrifugation Park is a service from the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine consisting of three Beckman centrifuges, type L5-75, type L-60 and type Optima TLX, and several types of rotors. The ultracentrifuges are available to all members of the department. External users should contact Paul Van Veldhoven before using the ultracentrifuges.
Viral vector lab
The Viral Vector Lab is a service from the Department of Cellular and Molecular Medicine that provides biosafety level II laboratory space for recombinant virus work (lentivirus). The facility is managed by Humbert De Smedt and Tomas Luyten.