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Research Programs

The faculty is well supported by funding from federal (NIH), state, and philanthropic sources. Laboratories occupy a total of 10,000 square feet of modern open laboratory space and are furnished with state-of-the-art equipment:

  • Laser confocal microscopy
  • Electron microscopy
  • Histology and immunohistochemistry
  • Light and Immunofluorescence microscopy with image analyses and whole slide imaging
  • Advanced flow cytometry
  • Real time and digital PCR
  • High resolution protein detection assays
  • ‘Humanized’ mouse model for HIV infection
  • Animal models for studies of stroke, lupus, drug and alcohol abuse
  • In vivo brain microvascular imaging
  • Mito-stress assessment (seahorse analyzer)
  • Behavior assays