L. A. Orbeli Institute of
Physiology NAS RA


Core Facilities of L. A. Orbeli Institute of Physiology


Talos L120 Transmission Electron Microscope

Life Sciences Atomic Force Microscope

The LS-AFM is a tip-scanning AFM designed specifically for life science applications when paired with an inverted optical microscope. The product includes everything required for AFM scanning: AFM Stage, Inverted Microscope Adaptation Plate, Ebox, Manuals, Cables, and AFM-Control Software.

Visualization Laboratory

Including Leica confocal laser scanning microscope (2015), several upright and inverted fluorescent microscopes and two old, but functioning TEM and SEM microscopes.

Cell Culturing Laboratory

Including the biosafety cabinet II, FACS machine (flow cytometer). and routine necessary small equipments, namely shakers, balances, pH meters, but also three cell culture hoods, two CO2 incubators, centrifuges, autoclaves, water distillers, etc.

Molecular Systematic Laboratory

Including the systems necessary to conduct comprehensive genomic and immunological assays. Available equipment there are the PCR and Gel Documentation systems, other relevant equipment (electrophoresis apparatuses, water-baths, biosafety cabinet, etc.).

Biophysical Laboratory

Including Junior LB 9509 chemiluminometer, Nanion system for liposomes' forming, BLM detection system, VIS/UV spectrophotometers, Western Blotting system, vacuum box.

Electrophysilogical Laboratory

Including stereotaxis for small animals' in-brain surgery and injections, electrostimulators, microelectrode forming and beveler system, etc.

Psycophysiological Laboratory

Including Poligraf LX-5000, SFCO vibro-acustic detection system.

GALICASTER lecture capture system

for distance learning