Office of the Vice President for Research

FACSAria (II) Special Order Research Product 

Model # of equipment:

N/A

Brief Description of equipment:

Flow Cytometer/ Cell Sorter

Capabilities of the equipment:

The FACSAria SORP is equipped with two lasers and is capable of four-way cell sorting based on size, granularity, and/or fluorescent signal. Up to eight colors can be analyzed, including but not limited to: APC, APC-Cy7, Alexa Fluor 488, Alexa Fluor-700, FITC, GFP, PE, PE-Cy7, PE-Texas Red, PerCP, and PerCP-Cy5.5.

Location of equipment:

Academic & Research Center Room 259

Procedure for access to the equipment:

Contact the flow cytometry technician, Michelle Pate

Contact person for information or access to the equipment:

Name: Michelle Pate

Phone: 597-1224 (9am to 12:30 pm)

Email: pate@ohio.edu

Training/technical help available?

Yes – the technician is available for training and assistance daily from ~ 9am to 12:30pm.Once trained, users may acquire data on their own.Cell sorting REQUIRES the presence of the technician, and special arrangements are possible if sorting must be performed during afternoon hours.

Fees for use of equipment?

For internal (OU) users:

$30 per hour for data acquisition (1/2 hour minimum)

$40 per hour for cell sorting (1 hour minimum)

For external (outside of OU) users:

$160 per hour for data acquisition (1/2 hour minimum)

$230 per hour for cell sorting (1 hour minimum)

Website link for facility/equipment:

http://www.ohio.edu/engineering/biomedical/research/flowcytometry.cfm

 

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