Analytical & Research Services

BIOTECH National Immunology Laboratory

The National Immunology Laboratory conducts immunological testing of selected plant viruses, food/feed-borne mycotoxins and red tide toxins; tissue culture of abaca, banana and orchids.

Location

National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
UPLB, College, Laguna

Contact person

Dr. Mary Ann T. Tavanlar
Position: Head
Designation: University Researcher II

Contact details

Telephone No: (049) 536 - 3680
Fax No: (049) 526 - 3680

Specialized Equipment

  1. Refrigerated centrifuges
  2. Ultracentrifuges
  3. IEC Centra CLC table top centrifuge
  4. Micro Centrifuge
  5. Microplate Reader
  6. Freeze Dryer
  7. Gas chromatograph
  8. High performance liquid chromatograph
  9. Spectrophotometer
  10. Rotary evaporator
  11. pH meter
  12. Analytical balance
  13. Cold room
  14. CO2 incubator
  15. Light compound microscope
  16. Biosafety cabinet level 2
  17. Laminar flow Cabinet
  18. Upright freezers
  19. Shaking water bath
  20. Inverted microscope
  21. Dissecting microscope
  22. Incubator
  23. Drying Oven
  24. Hot plate stirrer
  25. Water bath

Schedule of Fees

Name of Analysis Description of Analysis BIOTECH
Rate
UP Rate Commercial
Rate
Aflatoxin analysis Monoclonal antibody based ELISA, approximately 2 days 800.00/ sample 800.00/ sample 1,000.00/ sample
Ochratoxin analysis Monoclonal antibody based ELISA 600.00/ sample 600.00/ sample 700.00/ sample
Detection of plant viruses
(BBTV, BBMV BMV ABTV, ABMV, AMV)
Monoclonal antibody based ELISA, approximately 1-2 days 50.00/ sample 50.00/ sample 70.00/ sample
Red tide toxin analysis Using mouse bioassay 50.00/ sample 50.00/ sample 70.00/ sample