FACSCalibur

FACSCalibur #1: Automated Four Color Benchtop Flow Cytometer
The FACSCalibur #1 is a four color automated system with dual laser excitation (488 and 633nm) that can quickly perform routine tasks including immunophenotyping, reticulocyte enumeration, DNA analysis, absolute counting, and kinetics assays. Our system also has the FACS Loader option, featuring removable 40-tube carousels, and on-board mixing which allows walkaway automation.

FACSCalibur #2: Manual Three Color Benchtop Flow Cytometer
The FACSCalibur #2 is a manual three color system with single laser excitation (488nm) that can quickly perform routine tasks including immunophenotyping, reticulocyte enumeration, DNA analysis, absolute counting, and kinetics assays.                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Rates OUHSC       Non-Academic
Services with operator assistance $55.00/ hour $87.16/ hour
Services without operator assistance (must be trained) $30.00/ hour $31.73/ hour
Cancellation Charges (less than 24-hour notice) $35.00  

CALENDAR

For online scheduling navigate to iLabs for the core login page: https://ouhsc.corefacilities.org/

Minimum appointment time is 15 minutes and anything longer than 4 hours needs approval.

Any problems with iLab calendar read the help manuals below:

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING

  • Cells should be at a concentration of 5x10to 5x106/ml in a 12x75mm tube
  • Unstained, Isotype and single color controls
  • Lab coat

SAFE OPERATING PRACTICES  (read before using equipment)

SOP for FACSCalibur

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