Language

Learn in Our State-of-the-Art Science Center

Good science requires the proper tools. That's why, in the fall of 2011, JCC opened a state-of-the-art Science Center. Built to LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) specifications, the building boasts a staggering amount of green features, including a garden roof, furniture made out of recycled materials, and a two-well geothermal well system. It also features dedicated biotechnology facilities, such as dark rooms and a tissue culture facility.

JCC's biotechnology equipment includes...
A student works with in the JCC Science Center

  • Biorad gel documentation system
  • C1000 thermocycler with dual blocks
  • Carbon dioxide incubators
  • Cyropreservation tank
  • Cytospin
  • Electrophoresis equipment for westerns and submarine electrophoresis systems
  • ELISA plate reader
  • EZ gel documentation system
  • FPLC and refrigerator
  • Immunoblot system
  • Inverted microscope and imaging system
  • Laminar flow hood, 6 ft.
  • Luminometer
  • Magnetic cell separation system
  • MilliQ water system
  • Nanodrop
  • Olympus fluorescence microscope and imaging system
  • Real time thermocycler
  • Refrigerated centrifuges
  • Speedvac
  • UV-Vis spectrophotometer
  • Various microfuges

Our modern biotechnology equipment has been supplied by various grants from Promega Corporation, the Darrah Foundation, Oishei Foundation, and the New York State Department of Education.

Promega logo

Printer-friendly version