In the heart of the city, Aeka’s Vazhuthacaud facility is optimised so as to be eco-friendly, pollutant-free, and a green, zero-effluent zone.
The lab and manufacturing unitS are equipped for microbiology, biotechnology, quality control and chemical (wet lab) work. The facility, which comprises research labs for agri-microbiology, and environmental biotech work, and small-scale bio-product manufacturing units. The equipment available include:
- Trinocular microscope
- Shimadzu digital microbalance with 5-digit accuracy
- Digital pH meter
- Clean room
- Laminar Air Flow (LAF) chamber
- Fully-automated autoclave
- Temperature controlled water-bath shaker
- Orbital shaker
- Double distillation unit
- Hot air oven
- Climate controlled cooling incubator
- Peristaltic pump
- Fermenters (custom-designed)
The Aeka team’s commitment to quality is reflected in the purchase of the best available equipment that meets the requirements for our laboratory and manufacturing unit.
A Platform for Skill Development and Training
Aeka also provides a platform for the skill development and training of fresh talent in the life sciences, so as to make them industry-ready, through involvement in in-house research, as well as by offering the necessary facilities for the pursuit of course-related projects.