Flow cytometry analysers

Full instrument configurations are available for registered users on PPMS here. Alternatively, they can be found on the CI wiki. Usage prices can be found here.

Instruments can only be booked after biosafety approval and training (see this link).

 

Centenary Institute (Level 1)

 

Custom BD LSR-X
(10-laser, 30-parameter)

Overview: Experimental 10-laser 29-parameter analyser
Lasers: 355nm, 405nm, 445nm, 488nm, 514nm, 532nm, 561nm, 594nm, 635nm, 786nm
30 parameters: 27 colours, 3 scatter
Speed: sample acquisition of 10,000 events/sec
Capabilities: Samples from 5 mL tubes. Able to attach a high-throughput sampler (96-well plate reader). 

 
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BD LSR Fortessa
(5-laser)

Overview: 5-laser cell analyser
Lasers: 355 nm, 405 nm, 488 nm, 561 nm, 628 mn
20 parameters: 18 colours, 2 scatter
Speed: sample acquisition of 10,000 events/sec
Capabilities: Samples from 5 mL tubes. Able to attach a high-throughput sampler (96-well plate reader)

 
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BD FACS Canto II
(3-laser)

Overview: 3-laser cell analyser
Lasers: 405 nm, 488 nm, 628 mn
Speed
Capabilities: High-throughput sampler attached (96-well plate reader).

 

Charles Perkins Centre (Level 5)

 
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BD LSR-II
(5-laser)

Overview: 5-laser cell analyser
Lasers: 355 nm, 405 nm, 488 nm, 561 nm, 628 mn
20 parameters: 18 colours, 2 scatter
Speed: sample acquisition of 10,000 events/sec
Capabilities: Samples from 5 mL tubes. Able to attach a high-throughput sampler (96-well plate reader)

 
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BD Fortessa X-20
(4-laser)

Overview: 4-laser cell analyser
Lasers: 405 nm, 488 nm, 561 nm, 628 mn
20 parameters: 18 colours, 2 scatter
Speed: sample acquisition of 10,000 events/sec
Capabilities: Samples from 5 mL tubes. High-throughput sampler attached (96-well plate reader).

 
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BD FACS Verse
(2-laser)

Overview: 2-laser cell analyser
Lasers: blue and red lasers
Capabilities: precise volume sampling