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Flow Cytometry Shared Resource (Flow Cytometry)

Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

10901 N. Torrey Pines Rd

La Jolla, CA 92037

United States of America

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Primary Contact:

Yoav Altman

Last Updated: 05/26/2023

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Facility Details

The facility provides access to high-speed cell sorting, analytical flow and imaging flow cytometry on the SBP campus in La Jolla. Trained SBP investigators have 24-hr/day access to a variety of analytical flow cytometers available for independent use. Trained external users have access during business hours.

Core staff provide technical expertise, hardware and software training, operate the facility\'s cell sorters and are available to assist with analysis experiments for those who prefer to have their samples run by an expert cytometrist.

Scientists planning a flow cytometry experiment are encouraged to consult facility staff for assistance with protocols, fluorochrome selection or other aspects of experiment design.

Other Facility Information

- Single-cell (clone) sorting into 96-well plates
- Simultaneous sorting of up to 4 populations
- Analytical flow cytometry: do-it-yourself 24hr/day, or assisted by appointment
- Imagestream Imaging Flow Cytometer
- Hardware and software training
- Consultation
- Experiment design
- Data analysis and interpretation

Facility Policies

Services are offerred outside of Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

Consulting is offerred outside of Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute