At Genspace, anyone can work in our biolab on their own project. For $100 per month, become a member and receive 24/7 access to Genspace's facility, equipment, and basic lab training from our staff. Work on anything biological as long as it meets our Biosafety Level 1 guidelines. If you don't have a project, but want to learn what it's like to work in a biotech lab, we have several group projects that you can contribute to while sharpening your skills.

We freely provide supplies and equipment including:



  • Plate reader
  • Speedvac
  • Microscopes
  • Refrigerators, -20 and -80°C Freezers
  • Liquid N2 storage
  • Clean hood
  • OpenTrons Liquid Handling Robot
  • Micropipettors and Tabletop Centrifuges
  • DNA and protein gel electrophoresis equipment
  • Thermocyclers, including qPCR machine
  • Heat Blocks and Water Baths
  • Separate incubators for microbiology, mycology, plant, and mammalian tissue culture
  • Autoclave
  • Spectrophotometer



  • Centrifuge tubes (1.5, 15 & 50 mL) and spectrophotometer cuvettes
  • 5, 10 and 25 mL serological pipettes
  • Gloves
  • Petri Dishes
  • Pipette tips



  • Defined and Complex Bacterial Media +/- Agar
  • Selection antibiotics (Amp, Kan. Chlor)
  • Agarose, loading buffer, DNA ladders, 50x TAE, gel stains
  • Assorted buffers and common reagents


To Request lab access, Please complete the form FOUND HERE