Helios, mass cytometer (Fluidigm)


Overview: The 'CyTOF 2' was originally installed in the Charles Perkins Centre in late 2014, and was fully operational by January 2015. The system was upgraded to a 'Helios' platform, which became available for use in January 2016.


  • Run panels of over to 40 parameters
  • Acquisition speed of approx. 400 events/sec
  • Minimal reporter overlap and low autofluorescence