Equipment

 

The Department's equipment includes:

 

Gastrointestinal Tract Functional Investigations Unit:

1) 13C breath tests - IRIS isotope apparatus, producer: Wagner, Germany

2) 24-hour esophageal pH-impedance monitoring - ZepHr, producer; Sandhill Scientific, USA

3) 24-hour pH-metry - Digitrapper, producent: Medtronic, USA

4) Electrogastrograph - Solar GI HRM, producer: Medical Measurement System (MMS), Holand

5) Calorimeter with equipment, producer: Cosmed, Italy

6) High Resolution (Esophageal and Anorectal) Manometry, producer: Medical Measurement System (MMS), Holand

7) Pletyzmograph with equipment - BodPod, producer: Cosmed, Italy

8) Hydrogen and Methane Breath Test - Breath Tracker SC, producer: QuinTron Instruments Company, USA

 

Densitometry Unit:

1) Dual energy X-ray absorptiometry - Hologic Discovery DXA system, producent: Hologic, USA

 

Laboratory:

1) Real-time PCR - CFX96 with HRM software, producer: BioRad USA

2) PCR - MJ Mini Personal Thermal Cycler, producer: BioRad, USA

3) ELISA equipment

4) Gas chromatography mass spectrometry - Agilent Technologies 7890A GC System and 5975C VL MSD with Triple-Axis Detector, producer: Agilent, USA

5) High-performance liquid chromatography Agilent 1100, producer: Agilent, USA