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Flow Cytometry Core Lab


The Flow Cytometry Core Facility was established in 1981. It then consisted of one tiny room within the tissue culture facility which housed a BD FACS II sorter. Today the Core Facility houses four cell sorters, six analysis instruments. The Facility has a professional and courteous staff to answer technical questions, assist you in setting up flow cytometry experiments. Our staff can assist in acquiring and analyzing data as well as provide training on our benchtop analyzers and software Feel free to drop in or call to discuss your experimental needs.

The Flow Cytometry Core Lab is located on the 5th floor of the student lab wing in the Medical School, room S5-322.

Hours of operation are 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday to Friday. 
Phone 508-856-3276.

Photos courtesy of BD Biosciences and Beckman Coulter