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BREAC is developing state-of-the-art facilities funded through external and internal sources to support research and training of in various aspects of biosciences and allied sciences. Facilities at BREAC are available to scientists in Nigeria and across West Africa for research and training purposes. Scientists who are interested in accessing a research facility at BREAC should contact The Facility Manager through for further details. Equipment currently available are listed below. 

Tissue Culture Laboratory

BREAC's tissue culture laboratory is equipped with microflow biosafety cabinet, olympus inverted microscope with phase contrast, refrigerated centrifuge and CO2 incubators.

Inverted Microscopes

CO2 incubators

Biosafety cabinet

Molecular Biology Laboratory

BREAC's molecular biology and DNA analysis laboratory is equipped with Roche LightCycler 2.0 real time PCR, BioRad MyCycler thermal cycler, Perkin Elmer AB1 Prism 377 DNA Sequencer, ABI Prism 310 DNA Analyser, Bio-Rad BioFocus 3000 Dual 32-Position Laboratory Capillary Electrophoresis System


BioRad MyCycler

ABI Prism 310 DNA Sequencer

Roche LightCycler Real-time PCR

Perkin Elmer Prism 377 DNA Sequencer

BioFocus 3000 Capillary Electrophoresis system

Other Available Equipment

Universal Microplate Analyser 

American Optics Flourescent Microscope 

Reversed Phase HPLC system 

SpectraMax 190 Plate Reader  

Research Facilities 
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