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  Facility Description

FACS Room is located on the 4th floor of north wing building of Lee Gil Ya Cancer and Diabetes Institute. The Flow Cytometry Core Facility provides consultation for staining and pre-sorting procedure, analytical flow cytometry and cell sorting services to investigators both inside and outside the institute. To order a service or request time, please contact us via e-mail address below.

 
  Instruments
Analyzers

Guava EasyCyte Plus
· Four-colour fluorescence (6 parameters) capability
· Cell counter
· Low running cost
· Easy handling
FACSCalibur
· Lasers; 488, 635 nm
· Four-colour fluorescence (6 parameters) capability
· Acquiring speed: 3,000 events/sec
· Cell Quest Pro software
LSR II
· Lasers; 355 (UV), 488, 405, 633 nm
· Up to 10-colour fluorescence (12 parameters) capability
· Acquiring speed: 10,000 events/sec
· FACSDiva software

Sorter

FACSAria II
· Lasers; 375 (nearUV), 488, 633 nm
· Up to 9-colour fluorescence (11 parameters) capability
· Acquiring speed: 30,000 events/sec
· FACSDiva software
· Fixed alignment of the flow cell and lasers
· Sorting 4 populations
 
  Members

Mizuko Mamura, M.D., Ph.D., Core Director
Hae-Young Park, Ph.D., Core Manager
Young-Ju Kang, M.S., Core Manager
Hyun-Ju Lee, M.S., Specialist

 
  Contact Information

Mizuko Mamura, M.D., Ph.D., Core Director
Lee Gil Ya Cancer and Diabetes Institute
Gachon University of Medicine and Science
7-45 Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-ku,
Incheon 406-840, Korea
E-mail: mamurashin@gachon.ac.kr
Phone: 82-32-899-6313, 82-32-899-6330

 
  Useful links

http://mrw.interscience.wiley.com/emrw/9780471142959/home/
http://probes.invitrogen.com/handbook/
http://www.bdbiosciences.com/spectra/
http://www.bdbiosciences.com/immunocytometry_systems/application_notes/
http://www.olympusmicro.com/primer/techniques/fluorescence/fluorotable1.html
http://www.flowjo.com/

 

Last updated on September 23, 2008

 
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Address. 7-45, Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-ku, Incheon City, Korea 406-840 Tel. 032-899-6030