cryogenics

Services

Ultra-low Freezers (-80º)

The basic service of is of storage at -80ºC with all requirements: electrical supply, monitoring software for temperature, alarms, technical supervision, 24h x 365d surveillance, reserve freezer, dry ice for internal use and protective clothing.

Sample storage at -80ºC

The facility has freezers equipped with temperature sensors, storage racks, back-up CO2 (in the case of electrical failure), comprehensive maintenance service (disposables, spares, repairs etc.).

Space is offered in a single storage format: Cryorack with five trays with capacity for 20 boxes (not included)

Custody of freezers for reserved use

We admit freezers purchased with outside funds under an equipment custody regime, which includes basic rights of service, technical evaluation of the equipment and acceptance of conditions of service.

This regime does not include installation of control and security equipment (temperature sensor and back-up), storage systems (racks) or preventive or corrective maintenance of the equipment.

Liquid Nitrogen Cryogenic Tanks(-190ºC)

The basic services covering storage at -190ºC are:

  • Liquid nitrogen supply, automatic filling, temperature register, technical supervision, 24h x 365d surveillance, liquid nitrogen dispenser for dewars and individual protective clothing.
  • Storage at -190ºC

The facility has its own cryogenic tanks with racks and crioboxes available for researchers.

Space is allocated in various formats: crioboxes of 25/100 2ml criovials (minimum per box)

Custody of other Cryogenic Tanks

We admit cryogenic tanks purchased with outside funds under an equipment custody regime, which includes basic rights of service dependent on a prior technical evaluation of the equipment and acceptance of conditions of service.

This regime does not include storage systems (racks) or preventive or corrective maintenance of the equipment.

Various Supply Services

The facility can offer the following supplies of disposables, accessories and services over and above those contracted, or independently.

  • Dry ice for transporting samples
  • Liquid nitrogen for internal transport
  • CO2 cylinder sensor for back-up
  • Cryo-boxes for -80ºC and -190ºC

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