The IATS has a second-category radioactive facility authorized for the handling of 125 I, 32 P, 35 S, 14 C and 3 H in biological sample tests. The installation is subdivided into several modules:

  • Nucleic acid and protein labeling room

  • Counting room with solid and liquid scintillation counters and image analysis equipment for the processing of radioactive samples of gels and membranes

  • Room for manipulation and preparation of radioactive samples of low activity.

    This module is equipped with centrifuges, chromatography chamber, centrifugal
    evaporators and incubators