BİOMATENCENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN BIOMATERIALS AND TISSUE ENGINEERING


Equipment & Tests

 

20.11.2017


Equipment Available for Use and Tests Performed at BIOMATEN

Analysis Application Form


(Contact biomaten@metu.edu.tr to get a price quote)

(Microbiological samples are not accepted.)


Equipment Available for Use at BIOMATEN

Visualization/Microscopes  Service Cost
Confocal (Upright) ve Wide-Field (Inverted)  50 TL/sample (for analyses longer than 1 hour + 80 TL user fee)    
Fluorescence Microscopes

 50 TL/sample (for analyses longer than 1 hour + 80 TL user fee)

Stereo Microscope  50 TL/sample (for analyses longer than 1 hour + 80 TL user fee)
MicroCT  250-350 TL/sample (for more information click the link)
Spectrometers
UV-Vis Spectrophotometer  50 TL/cuvette
Multiplate Reader Spectrophotometry  80 TL/96 well plate (sample preparation: 40 TL)
Fluorometry  100 TL/black bottom plate (sample preparation: 40 TL)
ATR - FTIR  75 TL
Flow Cytometer  100 TL/sample (for 1-2 hour long analyses + 80 TL user fee)
Surface Modification and Analysis
Contact Angle Goniometer  40 TL/analysis
Plasma Surface Modification  100 TL
Process Equipment
Cryomicrotome, Microtome  25 TL/sample
Freeze Dryer  30 TL/sample
Spray Dryer  30 TL/sample
Characterization
Particle Size Analysis System  120 TL/sample
Isothermal Calorimeter  120 TL/sample
Cell Culture
Cell Counter  100 TL/sample

Biocompatibility Testing (ISO 10993)
Tests for in vitro cytotoxicity (ISO 10993-5:2009)  Price will be determined based on the project.
Identification and quantification of degradation products from polymeric medical devices (ISO 10993-13:1998)  Price will be determined based on the project.

Mechanical Tests Performed at BIOMATEN
Tensile Testing

 Price will be determined based on the project.

Compressive Testing  Price will be determined based on the project.
Shear Testing  Price will be determined based on the project.

All 3 types of tests can be performed within BIOMATEN and the following results can be obtained from the data:

 

Ultimate Tensile Strength

Compressive Stress

Young's Modulus

Compressive Modulus

Elongation at Break



  • Value-added tax (VAT) is not included in the price (%18).
  • Maximum 3 hours of analysis is performed a day.