The mission of the Core is to provide state-of-the-art instrumentation, exceptional specialized expertise and training in flow cytometry. Services include fluorescence-activated cell sorting (FACS), flow cytometry analysis, consultation, data analysis and training.

Major Equipment
• BD FACSAria Fusion - A fully integrated advanced cell sorter and analyzer with a biosafety solution. 4 solid state lasers: 488-nm blue laser (50mW), 640-nm red laser (100mW), 405-nm violet laser (85mW), and a 561-nm yellow-green laser (50mW). Detects 15 simultaneous fluorescent colors.

• BD LSR II - Special Order Laser Upgrade includes the installation of a 561-150mw laser system,
637-150nm laser w/mount, Octagon with 3 premounted detectors and 3 high performance filters/mirrors set
(3 Bandpass & 3 Dichroic Mirrors) for 561nm laser system on BD LSR II.

Core Leadership

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Margie Moczygemba, PhD
Assistant Professor
Core Director
Center for Infectious and Inflammatory Diseases