Fees and regulations

Fluorescence imaging and Flow Cytometry

FacilityHourly rate (2022)Honours student subscription 6 months (cannot be renewed in the same year)Honours student subscription 12 monthsSubscriptionCommercial (hourly rate)
Flow Cytometry (low end) $15 $500 $1000 $1500 $60
Flow Cytometry (all systems including high end)  $20 $750 $1000 $2000 $80
Light Microscopy user (low end) $15 $500 $1000 $1500 $60
Light Microscopy user (all systems including high end)  $25 $750 $1000 $2500

$80

Bespoke (Refeyn/IVIS) $20 $500 $1000 $2000 $80
Cell sorting

$100/hour assisted FFS

$60/hour unassisted (DIY)

Price includes nozzle ($40)

N/A N/A N/A $200
Fee for service (FFS) - any work which requires staff assistance $100/hour includes acquisition and basic analysis N/A N/A N/A $200

Equipment classification

Imaging equipment

High end:

  • SP8 Advanced Confocal FALCON (White Light Laser – Fast Lifetime CONtrast)
  • SP8 Confocal (4 lasers: 405 nm, 488 nm, 552 nm, 638 nm)
  • DMi8 THUNDER Inverted 3D Live Cell Fluorescence Microscope (unique tech; speed, software - requires less time to image high quality)
  • DMi8 TIRF (Total Internal Reflection Fluorescence)

Low end:

  • Stereoscope THUNDER Imager Model Organism
  • Nikon Ti2-U Microscope and Microinjector
  • DM IL LED Inverted Fluorescence Microscope

Flow Cytometry equipment

High end: LSRFortessa X20 (R and L), Attune NxT (4 laser and 3 laser)

Low end: Accuri C6

Bespoke equipment

  • IVIS Animal Imaging
  • Refeyn Mass Photometry