Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Vendor: Accuscan Instruments Incorporated, Columbus, OH
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, July 16, 2009
The University awarded a contract for a metabolic system for 8 animals to Accuscan Instruments Incorporated, Columbus, OH, for $63,426.
This purchase is only economically available from a single source because the
compatibility of equipment, accessories, replacement parts, or service is a paramount consideration.
AccuScan metabolic system is needed to continue and maintain integrity with past research results, as well as research results obtained from collaborators with the same equipment. Variations could occur and create inconsistencies in measurement results if the same type of equipment is not used.
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This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.