Protein Expression, Purification and Structural Biology Laboratory

University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia
What the facility does

Study of molecular interactions, protein structure and function

Areas of expertise

Research is focused on studying molecular interactions and protein structure to better understand pathogenesis mechanisms of infectious organisms and to design next generation molecular therapies.  

Research services

Protein production and purification, binding studies

Sectors of application
  • Agriculture, animal science and food
  • Healthcare and social services
  • Life sciences, pharmaceuticals and medical equipment
  • Professional and technical services (including legal services, architecture, engineering)
New BrunswickTM Platform ShakerInsert for cell growth incubator
Sorvall Benchtop Centrifuge 
Floor-Standing Centrifuge 
New BrunswickTM Innova 43R ShakerCell growth incubator
FormaTM Model 993 Ultra-Low Temperature (ULT) Freezer 

iTC 200


Isothermal Titration Calorimeter (ITC)
Bio-Rad protein purification systemFast protein liquid chromatography (FPLC)
  • Innovakine Therapeutics
  • Zymeworks
  • NovoBind
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