Training

  • Hands-on training is mandatory for all first-time users of the facility regardless of previous flow cytometry experience. Training is free (we only charge the hourly cost rate of the analyser).
  • We help you with panel design using our experience in colour choices in order to get you on track faster and economically more efficient.
  • A class II biosafety cabinet houses the BD FACS ARIA III U, for sterile sorting of Cat1/Cat 2 pathogens and only fixed Cat 3 pathogens.
 

For using our instruments, please complete the form FACS user agreement (Word)  and send an electronic copy to Radhika Patel (radhika.patel@imperial.ac.ukto arrange the training and cell sorting service. 

Read the biosafety pages before using the facility for important information, and to download the forms required to use the facility.