BioReagent Core Facility
Address: L6-23, 6/F, Laboratory Block, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam Hong Kong

Tel: 39177557
E-mail: reagent@hku.hk

Bioreagent Core Facility


Introduction

The Bio-reagent Core Facility is established to provide common laboratory reagents and consumables to researchers with ease and convenience right at the Faculty of Medicine. With the Facility, researchers can enjoy special discount, save storage space in labs and order items from a centralized Online Ordering System with minimal procedure.

Registration
Supervisors and delegated staffs in each research group in Faculty of Medicine can be registered in our Online Ordering System to login and request items deposited in Bioreagent Core. Please submit Registration Form to reagent@hku.hk or Rm 6-11, Lab Block to create account. *This login system in separated from HKU portal login system.

Online Ordering System and Items Request (IR)

Item Request (IR) can be made in the Online Ordering System for all available items in the Core. There are two type of stock in the Core: (I) Items resell by Core; and (II) Items distributed by Core.
For (I) Items resell by Core, stocks in the core's warehouse are purchased by the Faculty of Medicine with bulk purchase discount. Supervisor and researchers can save their funding and effort in routine consumables and reagent procurement.
Upon confirmation of the Item Request (IR) in the Online Ordering system, the core distributes the requested item to the requester lab along with an Invoice issued by the Core. Payment shall be settled by interdepartmental transfer from the supervisor's funding account.
For (II) Items distributed by Core, stocks in the core's warehouse are deposited by the local suppliers e.g. Thermo Fisher HK, Eastwin International, etc. Researchers' immediate needs can be met with minimum lead and deliver time. Special discounts are also offered to the core's stocked items.
Upon confirmation of the Item Request (IR) in the Online Ordering system,
the core distributes the requested item to the requester's lab with a Core's Delivery Note. Invoice will be issued by corresponding suppliers and delivered to requester lab afterward.
For detail ordering procedure in the online system, please click here for the user's guide.

Available Items in the Core

A wide range of products from trusted brands can be ordered in the Online Ordering System. Please go to Items list page or login the Online Ordering System for more details.

Policy
IR not approved within 3 working days will be cancelled automatically.
The items in the approved IR will be reserved for 3 working days only. IR with items not collected within 3 working days will be cancelled.
Delivery service are limited to Consumables and Plastic-ware only. Delivery to laboratory in Queen Mary Hospital will be arranged in 3 working days upon confirmation of requests.
Reagents or fragile items should be collected in L6-23, Lab Block, by the requester or his/her representative. Pick-up session can be selected in the Online Ordering System when IR is approved.
Corresponding Terms and Conditions of vendors apply to each of the items purchased thorugh Bioreagent Core. Please read the Terms and Condition before submitting an Item Request.

Promotion
Special Offer or activities are launched regularly. Go to promotion page for details.


Inquiry
For any inquiry, please contact Mr. Cyril Lai at 391-77555 or reagent@hku.hk

Useful Link
Online Ordering System
Registration Form
Online Ordering System User's Guide
Product/Price Suggestion Form
Introduction to Bioreagent Core