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.

Instruments

Location

Hours

BU/BMC Rates

External Users

BD LSRII SORP

BD FACSCanto

650 Albany St., Room 322 24/7 $60/hour unassisted
$90/hour assisted
Academic: $100/hour unassisted; $130/hour assisted.
Commercial: $150/hour unassisted; $180/hour assisted.
BD FACSCalibur 650 Albany St., Room 320 24/7 $60/hour unassisted
$90/hour assisted
Academic: $100/hour unassisted; $130/hour assisted.
Commercial: $150/hour unassisted; $180/hour assisted.
BD FACSARIA II SORP 650 Albany St., Room 325 Mon-Fri: 10 AM-11 PM (regular hours)
Sat-Sun: 6 PM-11 PM
$90/hour (regular hours) Academic: $120/hour.
Commercial: $160/hour.
$110/hour (night/weekend) Academic: $140/hour. (night/weekend)
Commercial: $180/hour. (night/weekend)
Beckman MoFlo Coulter  Astrios 650 Albany St., Room 325 Mon-Fri: 10 AM-5:30 PM (regular hours) $90/hour Academic: $120/hour.
Commercial: $160/hour.
Consultation Services 650 Albany St., Room 326 Mon-Fri: 9 AM-5 PM
or per request
$50/hour Academic: $80/hour. Commercial: $120/hour.
Data Analysis 650 Albany St., Room 320 24/7 $20/hour Academic: $30/hour

Commercial: $40/hour.

Contact

Jennifer Snyder-Cappione, PhD
650 Albany Street, Room 326
Boston, MA
Phone: (617) 358-7733
Email: Cappione@bu.edu