Laboratory Equipment Blog

Using WPI's PUL-1000 Micropipette Puller

Posted: Friday, March 6, 2015

Caring for your Surgical Instrument Investment

Posted: Friday, October 17, 2014

Intro - Cleaning, Disinfecting, Sterilizing
#2 - Manual Cleaning
#3 - Ultrasonic Cleaning
#4 - Sterilizing

Calibrating Your Oxygen Sensor for use with the TBR

Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014

How To Use the Micro4 Controller with a Micro Pump

Posted: Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Nanoliter 2010, Perfect for Microinjection

Posted: Monday, July 21, 2014

Zebrafish Microinjection using the UMP3/Micro4

Posted: Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Microscope Chamber Setup for Live Cell Imaging

Posted: Wednesday, July 2, 2014

WPI Equipment Used for MCAO on a Mouse

Posted: Tuesday, July 1, 2014

In this JoVE video you can observe as the researchers perform an intraluminal middle cerebral artery occlusion (MCAO) on a mouse. The MCAO model is the most frequent used model among experimental ischemic stroke models. WPI's thermal cautery unit, high frequency dessicator and BAT-12R thermocouple thermometer, as well as surgical instruments, are used in this demonstration.

 MCAO on a Mouse