Bioenergetics Phenotyping Core

University of Mississippi

Welcome to the Bioenergetics Phenotyping Core (BPC) 

Seahorse XFe96 Analyzer

Located in the School of Pharmacy at the University of Mississippi, the BPC is the core facility that provides stakeholders within the Northern Mississippi region access to an XFe96 Seahorse Analyzer. This system is available with cold incubation to accommodate analyses of multiple species, including mammals, fish, drosophila, and bacteria.

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Seahorse Reservation


Major Goals

The BPC aims to provide students, faculty, and research staff at the University of Mississippi (UM) and our partners within the Northern Mississippi region with access to a Seahorse XFe96 Analyzer for mitochondrial, cellular, and organismal analyses of bioenergetics and metabolism.


Following certification, users operate the Seahorse Analyzer using their own materials. Infinity, our online scheduling system, tracks the usage time.

  • User Certification: Individuals must be certified by the Seahorse Analyzer Principal Investigator (Jason Paris, Ph.D.; x3096, before they may use the analyzer.
  • User Training: Individuals may make a reservation using the button above to receive training by the Principal Investigator or the Instrument Manager (Fakhri Mahdi, MS) before certification.


Faser Hall, Room 339
School of Pharmacy
The University of Mississippi
University, MS 38677

Funding Source

The Seahorse Analyzer was funded in part by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) under the Shared Instrumentation Grant (SIG) program (Award No.: S10OD026751)