Rutgers / Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Institute (EOHSI)

Facility

Director:

Debra Laskin, Ph.D.

Associate Director:

Carol Gardner, Ph.D.

Associate Director:

Vasanthi Sunil, Ph.D.

Lab Manager:

Theresa Hyejeong Choi, M.S.

Technical Support:

Jessica Cervelli

News

August 2015:

The new CytoFLEX Cytometer with 2 lasers and up to 6 fluorescence colors is available in the facility. Please click here for the information of the CytoFLEX.

 

April 2015:

We are launched FluoroFinder program for multicolor immunofluorescence to find fluorochromes and antibodies for your panel design.

Please click here to go to FluoroFinder.

 

Oct. 2012:

The new Gallios Flow Cytometer with 10 colors, 3 lasers is available.

 

Jan. 2010:

Core Facility is please to introduce the instrument : BD FACSArray Bioanalyzer.

 

Jan. 2009:

The new state-of-the-art instrument, Beckman Coulter MoFlo XDP Cell Sorter, is avaliable for BL2 cell sorting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Policies

    Booking Policy:

    • Analyzer: Please make your appointment 2-3 days in advance. If you call on the same day of your experiment, we cannot guarantee the availability of the instrument.
    • Cell sorting: Please read the information on the website from the link for planning your cell sorting. Please make your appointment one week in advance. Biosafety Assessment Form needs to be filled out and submitted prior to the sort.
    • PLEASE SHOW UP ON TIME. You should give at least 24 hours notice if you need to cancel an appointment.
    • New users need to fill out the User Registration Form and submit the form before/on the first appointment.
    • Training: The facility provides training in Gallios Cytometer, CytoFlex cytometer and Confocal Microscope. Please go to TO SCHEDULE for training schedule and availability.

 

    Data Storage and Transfer:

    • All raw data acquired on our flow cytometers will be kept on our storage database for 1 year. Users are required to store their own copies of their data. So, please bring your own mass storage devices (e.g. flash drives) or empty CD-R to transfer raw data and PDF flowpage files.

 

Cost

  • Gallios: Charges are accrued in 15 minutes increments with a minimum charge of 15 minutes.
  • MoFlo XDP Cell Sorter: Charges are accrued in 15 minutes increments with a minimum charge of 1 hour for cell sorting.

The following fee change is effective April 1, 2011. 

Instrument
Usage type
NIEHS Center members
Academic users
Industrial users
Gallios / CytoFLEX
Assisted instrument usage and training $75/hr $100/hr $175/hr
Gallios / CytoFLEX
Unassisted instrument usage $50/hr $75/hr $125/hr
MoFlo XDP Cell Sorter
Assisted instrument usage $100/hr $150/hr $250/hr

 

Instrument
Usage type
NIEHS Center members
Academic users
Industrial users
Confocal Microscope
Assisted instrument usage and training $85/hr $120/hr $225/hr
Confocal Microscope
Unassisted instrument usage $60/hr $85/hr $150/hr