Lipoprotein Analysis Laboratory

Laboratory Purpose:

To provide analytical and quantitative measurements of lipid and lipoprotein endpoints for non-diagnostic investigational purposes.

Capabilities:

  • Quantitative measurements of apolipoproteins AI, AII, B, E, and Lp(a) by ELISA
  • Lipoprotein fractionation and estimation of LDL particle size
  • Lipoprotein-cholesterol distribution in plasma
  • Quantitative measurements of fatty acids by GC
  • Quantitative measurements of cholesterol and plant sterols by GC

Instrumentation:

  • Agilent 6890N GC systems with autosamplers (2)
  • Beckman Optima MAX-E Ultracentrifuge with TLA 55, TLA 120.1 and TLA 120.2 rotors
  • Beckman L8-70 Ultracentrifuge and 70.1 Ti rotor
  • Beckman System Gold HPLC with autosampler, PDA detector, ELSD detector
  • Hitachi LaChrom Elite HPLC systems with Peltier cooled autosamplers (2)
  • Wyatt DAWN HELEOS-II light scattering detector with QELS
  • Wyatt Optilab rEX refractive index detector
  • Tecan GENios absorbance, fluorescence, and glow type luminescence platereader

Contact Information:

Telephone Number: 336-716-2137

Director: Lawrence Rudel, PhD
Tel: 336-716-2821
Fax: 336-716-6279
lrudel@wakehealth.edu

Supervisor: Martha Wilson, PhD
Tel: 336-716-2137
Fax: 336-716-6279
mdwilson@wakehealth.edu

 

Quick Reference

Lipoprotein Analysis Laboratory
Dr. Lawrence Rudel
Director

Tel: 336-716-2137
Fax: 336-716-6279

E-mail Dr. Rudel at
lrudel@wakehealth.edu

Dr. Martha Wilson
Lab Supervisor

E-mail Dr. Wilson at
mdwilson@wakehealth.edu

Department of Pathology -
Lipid Sciences
WF School of Medicine
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27157
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