The Biointerfaces Institute provides users with access to state-of-the-art equipment for the production, screening and characterization of biosurfaces and biomaterials. Researchers can receive training to allow for “hands-on” usage of the infrastructure or can take advantage of the BI technical staff’s expertise to enable their work.

Equipment & Services

  • MALDI with imaging
  • Imaging XPS
  • Imaging FTIR
  • Contact Angle Measurements
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Atomic Force Microscopy
  • Micro array printing
  • Particle Sizing Measurements
  • Protein expression & purification

Lab Access & Training

To independently access the BI lab facilities in ETB, users must have McMaster Safety Training modules, required for working in a biological lab environment, and complete our online training course. Following successful completion of McMaster and BI online training, users may schedule an on-site equipment training session.

Funding & Support
CFI Ontario

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