Dear Core User,

Due to the current situation with COVID-19, per directives from Senior management at Partners and the Hospitals, this research core facilities will have a hiatus in their service offering. We will not be offering service till we are advised to resume operation.

Please stay safe in this challenging time and we look forward to working with you in the future.

BWH Human Immunology Center Flow Core


WEBSITE: Human Immunology Center


FEES:

  • Partners Academic - $110/hour
  • Non-Partners Academic - $159/hour
  • For-Profit Industry/Biotech - $200/hour

INSTRUMENTS:

4-Laser BD FACSAria Fusion (16 fluorescent channels)

  • 405nm - 85mW - "Violet laser"
  • 488nm - 50mW - "Blue laser"
  • 561nm - 50mW - "Yellow/Green laser"
  • 640nm - 100mW - "Red laser"

5-Laser BD FACSAria Fusion (18 fluorescent channels) - COMING SOON IN 2020!!

  • 355nm - 15mW - "UV laser"
  • 405nm - 85mW - "Violet laser"
  • 488nm - 50mW - "Blue laser"
  • 561nm - 50mW - "Yellow/Green laser"
  • 640nm - 100mW - "Red laser"

TO REQUEST A SORT :

INTERNAL PARTNERS-

  • Determine which instrument to use based on excitation lasers needed
  • Check the schedule for open time (Monday – Friday, 9:30am-5pm)
  • Fill out a Sort Request Form
  • Send completed Sort Request Form to HICFLOWCORE@partners.org
  • Await response and confirmation of booking

EXTERNAL PARTNERS-

**NOTE: 24-hour cancellation policy- If a user cancels within 24-hours of their sort, we must charge for the time booked unless a last minute fill-in is possible**

If you have any questions, please contact Adam Chicoine, Flow Cytometry Core Manager, at ATCHICOINE@bwh.harvard.edu