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HMS Systems Biology Flow Cytometry Facility

Director: Moore, Jodene, Ph.D.

Location: 200 Longwood Ave, WAB 536, Boston, MA 02115

Core Summary:

Our facility houses two state-of-the-art BD analyzers with high-throughput capability, a Stratedigm benchtop analyzer, a high-speed BD cell sorter, and both Mac and PC workstations for data analysis. Sorting services are offered through the facility, as well as instrument and software training.

Institutions:
  • Harvard Medical School
Personnel/Contact Information:

Director: Moore, Jodene, Ph.D.
Phone: (617) 432-7484
Email

Facilities and Equipment:

Location of Core: 200 Longwood Ave, WAB 536, Boston, MA 02115

Major Equipment:

  • BD FACSAria Iiu flow cytometer sorter
  • BD FACSCalibur flow cytometer
  • BD SORP LSRII with HTS flow cytometer analyzer
  • Invitrogen Countess
  • Stratedigm S1400 flow cytometer analyzer with high-throughput sampler and plate Hotel automation
Services:
  • Consultation and collaboration service

    "The director is available for consultation and collaboration on experimental design, data analysis, and new techniques."

  • Instrument training service

    "Analyzers are available for user-based data acquisition to operators whom have undergone appropriate instrument training provided by facility staff."

  • Software training service

    Software training on FlowJo and ModFit.

  • Sorting and analysis services

    The analysis service may be performed by a staff operator or a user operator. For user operators "facility staff will train users to perform independent acquisition and analysis on the LSRII and Calibur. Training sessions are generally 2 hours long. Additional help for more advanced applications will gladly be provided upon request." Sorting services are performed by facility staff only.


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Last updated: 2015-11-19T13:02:33.739-06:00