BİOMATENCENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN BIOMATERIALS AND TISSUE ENGINEERING


Equipments

 

11.10.2012

 

 BIOMATEN

Equipments Available for Use and Tests Performed

 

(Service costs can be obtained by e mail or phone contact)

EQUIPMENTS

Visualization/Microscopes

   Confocal (Upright) and Wide-field (Inverted) Fluorescence Microscopes,  Stereo Microscope

   MicroCT

   SEM

   AFM

Spectrometers

   UV -Vis Spectrophotometer

   ATR-FTIR

   ELISA Reader  (Plate Reader)

   Fluorescence Plate Reader

   Flow Cytometer

Molecular Biology

   PCR

   Gel Electrophoresis Systems

Surface Modification and Analysis

   Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR)

   Contact Angle Goniometer

   Plasma Reactor

Process Equipments

   Bioscaffolder

   Cryomicrotome, Microtome

   Freeze dryer 

   Bioreactors

   Spray Dryer

   Electrospinning System

   Polymer Extruder and Injection Molder

   Syringe Pump

Characterization

   Particle Size Analysis System

   Mechanical Tester

   Chromatography Systems

   Isothermal Calorimeter System 

Cell Culture

   Deep Freeze 

   Laminar Flow Cabinets

   Carbon Dioxide Incubators

   Cell Counter

 


 

BIOCOMPATIBILITY TESTS (ISO 10993)

 

 

Tests Performed AT BIOMATEN

 

ISO 10993-4:2002/Amd1:2006

Selection of tests for interactions with blood

ISO 10993-5:2009

Tests for in vitro cytotoxicity

ISO 10993-7:2008

Ethylene oxide sterilization residuals

ISO 10993-8:2001

Selection of reference materials

ISO 10993-9:1999

Framework for identification and quantification

of potential degradation products

ISO 10993-13:1998

Identification and quantification of degradation

products from polymeric medical devices

ISO 10993-14:2001

Identification and quantification of degradation

products from ceramics

ISO 10993-15:2000

Identification and quantification of degradation

products from metals and alloys

ISO 10993-18:2005

Chemical characterization of materials

ISO 10993-19:2006

Physico-chemical, morphological and topographical

characterization of materials

 

 

                          Mechanical Tests Performed AT BIOMATEN

  • Tensile Testing

 

  • Compressive Testing

 

  • Shear Testing

 

 

All 3 tests above can be performed at BIOMATEN and the following data can be obtained.

 

·        Ultimate Tensile Strength

·        Compressive Stress

·        Young's Modulus

·        Compressive Modulus

·        Elongation at Break