IATS has a Category 2 Radioactive Facility in which manipulation of 125 I, 32 P, 35 S, 14 C and 3 H is allowed in the context of biological assays.
The Radioactive Facility is subdivided in several modules:
- Proteins and nucleic acids labelling room .
- Counter room equipped with solid and liquid scintillation counters and image analysis systems adequate for using with radioactive gels and membranes.
- Low activity sample preparation and manipulation room. This module is equipped with centrifuges, chromatography chamber, speed-vacs and hybridization ovens.