The Riverside Life Sciences Centre, North Ryde, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Riverside Life Sciences Centre, North Ryde, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Sydney: North Ryde, NSW (Riverside Life Sciences Centre)

CSIRO has state-of-the-art biological and chemical laboratories at the Riverside Corporate Park in North Ryde.

  • 22 December 2006 | Updated 31 August 2012

At the Riverside Life Sciences Centre, North Ryde, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, we can offer, by partnerships or collaboration, access to:

  • over 400 m² of chemical laboratories and associated offices,
  • cell and molecular biology laboratories including PC2 and PC3 level facilities,
  • 200 m² Process Bay and Clean Room.

There is access to facilities and major items of equipment including:

  • electron microscopy
  • confocal microscopy
  • NMR
  • HPLC
  • ultra-centrifuges
  • tissue culture suites
  • cold and freezer rooms and liquid nitrogen storage
  • state-of-the-art laboratory animal facility
  • BD FACS Aria high speed flow cytometer
  • Affymetrix microarray
  • histopathology labs / services
  • in vitro testing of materials - protein adsorption, cytotoxic potential, cell adhesion, migration and proliferation
  • comprehensive monoclonal antibody expertise.

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