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Flow Cytometry Core (BIDMC)

Location: Center for Life Science, CLS-0932, 330 Brookline Ave., Boston, MA 02215

Core Summary:

"Committed to meet all of the flow cytometry needs for the BIDMC and the external research community, the Flow Cytometry Core facility offers state of the art instrumentation for routine flow cytometry and cell sorting. It is continuously expanding with the newest software and machinery for both sort and analysis capabilities of up to 30 flourescent parameters. The Flow Cytometry Core facility is available to: answer technical questions; assist you in setting up flow cytometry experiments; assist you with acquiring, analyzing and interpreting your data; assist in data presentation and data storage; provide training on the four benchtop analyzers and on software."

To schedule an appointment for regular flow cytometry (user operated), log onto our online web calendar at: http://bidflow.calendarhost.com/

Institutions:
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Harvard Stem Cell Institute
Personnel/Contact Information:

Member: Tigges, John
Role: Core Facility Manager
Phone: (617) 667-490
Email

Member: Mariani, Heidi
Phone: (617) 667-4901, (617) 975-5536
Email

PI: Toxavidis, Vasilis
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Member: General Inquiries
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Facilities and Equipment:

Location of Core: Center for Life Science, CLS-0932, 330 Brookline Ave., Boston, MA 02215

Major Equipment:

  • BD Biosciences LSR II
  • BD CellQuest Pro
  • BD FACSDiva
  • Beckman Coulter FC 500 flow cytometer
  • Beckman Coulter Gallios flow cytometer
  • Becton Dickinson FACScan analyzer
  • CellCap
  • CXP
  • Cyntellect Celigo adherent cell cytometer
  • Dell Optiplex 620 computer
  • FlowJo
  • Gallios
  • Kaluza
  • Miltenyi AutoMACS Magnetic Separator
  • ModFit LT
  • MoFlo Astrios cell sorter
  • Stratedigm, Inc. S1000 flow cytometry platform
Services:
  • Benchtop flow cytometry analyzer training

    Includes training on both software and benchtop analyzers.

  • Cell analyzing service

    BL2 Level Facility. See lab website for fee information.

  • Cell cytometer service

    See lab website for fee information.

  • Cell separation service

  • Cell sorting service

    "Committed to meet all of the flow cytometry needs for the BIDMC and the external research community, the Flow Cytometry Core facility offers state of the art instrumentation for routine cell sorting."

  • Data services

    Includes both assistance with both data presentation and data storage. Investigator's data is stored for a max of 5 years.

  • Flow cytometry beta-testing service

  • Flow cytometry protocol development service

    Includes assistance with experimental design and protocol development.


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Last updated: 2015-11-19T14:29:40.173-06:00