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Cytometry & Cell Sorting Laboratory Instruments & Services FACSCanto

FACSCanto

The expert staff at NYU Langone’s Cytometry and Cell Sorting Laboratory provides researchers with training on and access to a FACSCanto analyzer.

Facsanto Analyzer

FACSCanto Location

NYU Langone
Science Building
435 East 30th Street, Room 449
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FACSCanto Optics

3 lasers and 10 colors

FACSCanto Biosafety Level

  • BSL-2 (unscreened human material or infectious material)

FACSCanto Pricing

Self-Service

  • $47 per hour: Perlmutter Cancer Center users
  • $49 per hour: non–Perlmutter Cancer Center users
  • $82 per hour: external academic users
  • $103 per hour: external industry users

Assistance and Training

  • $144 per hour: Perlmutter Cancer Center users
  • $155 per hour: non–Perlmutter Cancer Center users
  • $206 per hour: external academic users
  • $258 per hour: external industry users

FACSCanto Sample Preparation

  • Use only 12 × 75 mm polystyrene sample tubes (polypropylene tubes are not compatible).
  • Concentration should be 1–5 × 10^6 cells/mL in at least 250 mL.
  • Always bring extra media to dilute if necessary.
  • Filter large or sticky cells.

FACSCanto Tutorials

BD FACSCanto User’s Guide

FACSCanto Configuration

Review the configuration and fluorophore list of the FACSCanto (Kerberos ID and password required).

Facscanto Config

3 Lasers, 10 Parameters

Facscanto Filter Setup