Sylvia Tucker

tuckers@ufl.edu

Equipment

  • Hematocrit centrifuge
  • Jouan Refrigerated centrifuge, swinging buckets
  • Savant Refrigerated centrifuge
  • Micro centrifuge
  • Pockit PCR machine
  • IDEXX SNAP Pro
  • Phase contrast microscope
  • Biological Safety Cabinet
  • CO2 Incubators
  • Labconco Premier Hood
  • Vortexes
  • Water bath
  • Ultra freezers
  • Non defrosting -20 freezers

Training or Skills

  • Vet tech
  • Animal handling
  • Blood collection
  • Anesthesia administration, medications, paperwork and SOPs
  • Preparation of supplies for large numbers of animal confiscations, wet labs or spay/neuter surgeries
  • PCR with the Pockit PCR machine
  • Antibody titers with Symbiotics Titer Chek and Biogal ImmunoComb
  • Cell Culture