Technology platforms


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GIGA technology platforms result from the pooling of technological and human resources tooffer state-of-the-art technology, to adequately meet the needs of theresearchers.
Each technology platform is managed by ascientist and an academic researcher and offers services to academic as well as industrial researchers.




   • services to academic and industrial researchers
   • leader in technological innovation due to close collaboration with research teams and biotechnology companies.
   • technological advice


Operating way

Each platform is managed by a logistician in close cooperation with anacademic researcher.  A daily interaction with theresearch units makes sure that proposed services  meet their needs and keep up with with scientificprogresses and techniques.
In some cases, equipment is accessible to the academic orindustrial researchers, under strictly regulated conditions.


Advantages of this approach

   • access to state-of the-art technology is guaranteed
   • experiments are performed by experts
   • local service for the academic world and the local companies is available at an optimal cost



Eight technological platforms are at your sevice

» GIGA-Genomics
» GIGA-Proteomics
» GIGA-Imaging and Flow Cytometry
» GIGA-Bioinformatics
» GIGA-Mouse facility and Transgenics
» GIGA-Zebrafish facility and Transgenics
» GIGA-ImmunoHistology
» GIGA-Viral Vectors
» GIGA-Interactomics

The Alma-Grid project  is an Interreg project of virtual laboratory betweenthe genopole of Liege, Maastricht, Hasselt and Aachen. The platforms of GIGA are involved together with those of itspartners.


Fasilis project

logo fasilis Petit  FASILIS is a transnational pilot project that aims to give Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the human health sector such as biotechnology, pharmaceuticals and medical technology, easy access to a wide range of public and private research facilities in six human health clusters. Any SME from one of the regions involved in the FASILIS project can apply for a grant (voucher) to access the services of our technology platforms



Specific advices and demands can be adressed directly to the platform concerned.

For any further information or multiplatform projects, do not hesitate to contact:


 franssen  Christina FRANSSEN
GIGA-Technology platforms development       
GIGA, B34, 5° étage
B-4000 Liège
Tel :    +32 4 366 98 32
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