Rates

Rates

The user fees are designed to help support the service contracts and the costs of supplies that are not supported by grants or institutional sources. The charges are commensurate with other universities in the Boston area. Pilot studies and new investigators collecting data for a grant application will be eligible for 4 hrs of free use and consultation. Cost for usage is proportional to time used.

The current rates are:

Rate for usage of 2 LSM510 confocals
BUMC Users

 

Unassisted

$50/hr

Assisted

$75/hr

BUMC Users

40 hrs

$1200

100 hrs

$2700

200 hrs

$4000

>300 hrs/yr

$5000

External Users

 

Unassisted

$100/hr

Assisted

$140/hr

Rates for 40 hrs are $2400.

Golgi Bodies

Primary teaching affiliate
of BU School of Medicine