Plant Growth Chambers & High-Throughput Plant Phenotyping Platform

Vienna Biocenter Core Facilities GmbH (VBCF)

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Large equipment

Short Description

With 23 high-quality, state-of-the-art and highly specialized plant growth chambers, PlantS can precisely control environmental conditions, reproducing abiotic plant stress conditions such as frost, drought and various spectral light and CO2 gas conditions. Furthermore, we can accurately simulate various global environmental conditions from a range of different climate zones.

Contact Person

Jakub Jez

Research Services

- High-throughput plant phenotyping
- Multi-sensor, high-throughput plant phenotyping platform - PHENOPlant
- Environmental simulation
- Custom Phenotyping and HT Image Analysis

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

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Allocation to Core Facility

The Plant Sciences Facility (PlantS)

Vienna BioCenter Core Facilities (VBCF) offer state-of-the-art research infrastructure and scientific services to academic research institutes and companies in the field of Life Sciences at Vienna BioCenter and beyond. Our general cooperation conditions are available at (Downloads – VBCF General Cooperation Conditions). Information on usage fees is provided upon request by the core facilities.
AGES - Austrian Agency for Health and Food Safety
Coordinator of the Austrian Plant Phenotyping Network (APPN)