Specialist Skills and Facilities

DNA extraction PBL / plasma / serum isolation Genotyping DNA sequencing Microsatellite analysis Mass spectrometry Exercise treadmill Gait analysis Isokinetic testing Isometric testing Sprint timer system Upper limb plethysmography Lower limb plethysmography Body composition analysis Other Pulse wave velocity Flow mediated vasodilatation (microvascular endothelial function assessment) Microvascular endothelial function assessment using iontophoresis in the skin Skin perfusion measurements with laser Doppler and optical reflectance spectroscopy Muscle perfusion with near infrared spectroscopy Capillaroscopy Capillary pressure assessments