Peet Grady chamber – to test the efficacy of an insecticide against flying insects
Drosophila facility – Various strains of Drosophila melanogaster are being maintained for
studies on neurodegeneration and amelioration by bioactives, food components etc.
Caenorhabdidits elegans facility – Various strains and mutants of C. elegans are being
maintained for studies on – pesticide toxicity, mechanistic toxicology, studies on
bioactives, neurodegeneration etc.
HPLC – for qualitative and quantitative analysis of pesticides
Sonicator – for disruption of cells
ELISA reader – for colorimetric, fluorescence and chemicluminiscence measurements
Gel doc – for analysis of RNA / DNA / Protein gels
Facilities for insect bioassays
Facilities for Microbiology and Molecular biology work.
Department of F P I C, CFTRI Campus, Mysuru - 570 020