About the MAI Lab

about the MAI labThe MAI Laboratories support professional training, assay and instrument development, and core service capabilities at KU for multiple disciplines including biology, materials sciences and chemistry.  Laboratory-based instruction for undergraduates, pre-doctoral students and post-doctoral researchers on laboratory samples, image analysis and informatics is available at no additional charge.

Four multi-core, large-memory workstations (two for general use and two for staff use) are available for image reconstruction and offline-analysis for results generated within the MAI laboratories.  Instruments are available for direct use 24/7/365 for users who have completed introductory training. 

Capabilities include:

  • Assay development, analysis and data exploration
  • Image analysis and computational processing
  • Sample prep
  • Light, electron, and scanning probe microscopy
  • 2-D DIGE scanning and analysis and microarray scanning
  • Computer-stimulated drug application and perfusion
  • Unmonitored multi-well plate imaging available up to 384 well plates



Room 1043, Haworth Hall


Instrument Reservations Site


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