Afterwards, the students had a complete tour of the research center where they were informed of all the labs and the kind of experiments done there. The tour included the Mammalian tissue culture lab, Microbiology lab, Nanotechnology lab, Analytical chemistry lab, and the stability testing lab.
During the visit, the students attended the transient transfection of a mammalian cell line using the calcium phosphate method in the mammalian tissue culture lab. Also, they observed the transformation of competent bacterial cells in the Microbiology lab.
The students were impressed by the field visit that added to their practical experience and their competencies. Furthermore, they were grateful for attending this informative trip.