The 300 George St. FACSAria is located in room 203B/2320H. The 18-parameter, 5-laser system includes:
100mw 355nm UV laser with 2 PMTs
200mw 405nm Violet laser with 6 PMTs
200mw 488nm Blue laser with 3 PMTs
200mw 532nm Green laser with 4 PMTs
150mw 637nm Red laser with 3 PMTs .
It can handle UV excitation for cell-cycle and “side-population”-based sorting.
FACSAria II is capable of sorting with 70, 85, 100, and 130 micron nozzles and equipped with FACSDiva 7, which allows for index plate sorting. It also has an
aerosol management system and is capable of conducting BSL-1 and BSL-2 sorts.
Anyone interested in having cells sorted can contact Ewa Menet or call 203-737-7452.
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