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Research Facilities

The Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, and Immunology occupies approximately 20,000 square feet of lab and office space on four floors of the University of Kansas Medical Center basic science complex in the Orr Major, Wahl East and West as well as Hixon buildings ( campus map). The Department houses a number of research core facilities. These include the X-Ray Crystallography Core, the Protein Expression and Purification Core and facilities for measuring cytokine arrays.

In addition, the Medical Center and the research centers of the institution have a range of core facilities available to the faculty on a fee-for-service basis.

Microbiology Common Equipment:

Please contact Elizabeth Jenkins at to use any equipment listed below.

3001 Wahl Hall West (Common Equipment Room)
Beckman LS6500 Scintillation Counter
BioTek Synergy Plate Reader
Fuji Film LAS 4000 Imaging Scanner
Typhoon Phosphoimager
LiCor Odyssey Imaging
Beckman L8-M Ultracentrifuge
Roche LifeCycler PCR Machine

4002 Hixon
Film Processor

4004 Hixon
UV Spectrophotometer

4009 Orr-Major
Live Cell Imaging Microscope



KU School of Medicine

University of Kansas Medical Center
Department of Microbiology, Molecular Genetics and Immunology
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Mailstop 3029
Kansas City, KS 66160
PHONE: 913-588-7012
FAX: 913-588-7295