Flow Cytometry Laboratory

Services & Fees

User fees will be billed at the end of every semester. Users who exceed their scheduled appointment time will be charged for the extra time at the rate of their user category. Questions or disputes about billing charges should be directed to the Head of the Flow Cytometry Lab.

Frequent user discount: Any SFU lab that spends >$3,000 for flow cytometry analysis and/or sorting in a semester will be billed at 60% for every additional dollar.

Analysis

Type SFU user Non-SFU user (academic) Non-SFU user (non-academic)
Unassisted* $40/h Not available Not available
Assisted** $65/h $80/h $90/h

 

Sorting

Type SFU user Non-SFU user (academic) Non-SFU user (non-academic)
Unassisted* $75/h Not available Not available
Assisted** $100/h $115/h $125/h

*For SFU users who expect to perform at least 4 analyses and/or sorts per month or at least 12 analyses and/or sorts over the course of a single semester.

**Consult the Flow Cytometry Lab technician (or designated alternate) prior to booking.

 

Training

Type SFU user Non-SFU user (academic) Non-SFU user (non-academic)
Analysis $25/user $50/user $75/user
Sorting $50/user $75/user $100/user
Analysis + Sorting $65/user $90/user $115/user

Indicated fees are 1-time only (per user). Training provided only to users of SFU’s Flow Cytometry Laboratory.

 

FlowJo

Type SFU user Non-SFU user (academic) Non-SFU user (non-academic)
Analysis assistance $65/h $90/h $115/h
License (annual)* $1,362/seat $1,362/seat Not available

Analysis assistance on-site only

*Lab/user billed annually (not semesterly). Discounts are available for purchases of >5 seats