Our Facility

OUR FACILITY:

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
  • Spectrophotometer
  • 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.