Flow Cytometry Core

Welcome to the BUMC Flow Cytometry Core Facility. We are committed to help you achieve your scientific goals. Our primary objectives are productivity, efficiency, and innovation. We understand the need to produce data in a timely and cost effective manner. We assist researchers from the initial stages of experimental planning through data acquisition, analysis, and final presentation of results.

To schedule equipment time or services please use the Cores Equipment Scheduler (CES). For new users click here.

The Flow Cytometry Core Facility provides flow cytometry services for analysis and sorting of cells as well as expert consultation for project/experiment planning. We have a FACScan, a FACSCalibur, a LSRII for cell analysis and a FACSARIA and a MoFlo for analysis and cell sorting. Our facility is located at 650 Albany Street, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA.

Instrument

Location

Hours

BU/BMC Rates

External Users rates

LSRII 650 Albany, Room 322 24/7 $50/hour unassisted
$80/hour assisted
Academic $70/hour unassisted; $100/hour assisted
Commercial $100/hour unassisted; $160/hour assisted
FACSCalibur and FACScans 650 Albany, Room 320 24/7 $50/hour unassisted
$80/hour assisted
Academic $70/hour unassisted; $100/hour assisted
Commercial $100/hour unassisted; $160/hour assisted
FACSARIA II SORP 650 Albany, Room 325 Mon-Fri: 10 AM-11 PM
Sat-Sun: 6 PM-11 PM
$85/hour Academic $110/hour
Commercial $150/hour
MoFlo HS Cell Sorter 650 Albany, Room 325 Mon-Fri: 10 AM-5 PM $85/hour Academic $110/hourCommercial $150/hour
Consultation Services 650 Albany, Room 326 Mon-Fri: 9 AM-5 PM
(or per request)
$30/hour Academic $80/hourCommercial $120/hour
Data Analysis 650 Albany, Room 320 24/7 $10/hour Academic/Commercial $17/hour

Contact

Jennifer Snyder-Cappione, PhD
650 Albany Street, Room 326
Boston, MA
Phone: (617) 414-5225
Email: flowcore@bu.edu