Kaul lab mucosal immunology facility

University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
What the facility does

Studies the mucosal immunology of HIV transmission

Area(s) of Expertise

The Molecular Mucosal Immunology Facility assesses multiple immune parameters in the blood and mucosal sites (cervix, vagina, foreskin, rectum, semen) using a combination of microscopy and cellular and cytokine assays.

Research Services

Mucosal sampling, multiplex cytokine arrays, cellular immune assays

Sectors of Application
  • Life sciences, pharmaceuticals and medical equipment

Name of specialized lab

Name of equipment

Kaul lab

Guava cell counter


MSD multiplex chemiluminescent  ELISA


Immunospot ELISPOT counter


ELISA plate reader, washer

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