• Preparation/maintenance/characterization of cell banks
  • Screening of new strains for small bio-actives.
  • Microbial bioassays.
  • Development of fermentation processes for recombinant proteins
  • Design of complex, semi-synthetic and synthetic fermentation media and optimisation of yield of recombinant proteins
  • Testing for DNA contamination in recombinant products
  • Biochemical characterization of bacterial strains


  • Various capacity fermentors
  • Roller bottle decks system
  • Automated bio-analyser
  • Two Dimensional Gel Electrophoresis system