Flow Cytometry

@ The Scripps Research Institute

Spectral Cytometry

The Aurora is the Flow Cytometry Core Facility's newest flow cytometer. This analyzer detects the entire spectral fingerprint of each fluorophore, allowing for more flexibility, sensitivity, and accessibility in panel design.
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Analyzer Calendar

Use the calendar to reserve analytical cytometers for your data acquisition. Each lab has a single login for their lab members to use.
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Resources

Learn about flow cytometry and find tools that may be useful to your experiments.
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FACS Aria cuvette-based sorting flow cytometer

BD Biosciences

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Aria (A)

Model:
BD FACS Aria IIu
Software:
BD FACS Diva 8
Function:
Cell Sorter
Location:
Immunology & Microbial Science, Room R12
Optics:
6 detectors for a 488nm Blue laser
2 detectors for a 633nm Red laser
Detector Layout:
Nozzles:
70 µm - Up to 72 million cells per hour
85 µm - Up to 54 million cells per hour
100 µm - Up to 36 million cells per hour
Sorting:
1 - 4 sort streams
1.5 ml, 5 ml, 15 ml tubes
Multiwell plates (up to 96-well)
FluoroFinder:
Brochure:

Aria (B)

Model:
BD FACS Aria Iu
Software:
BD FACS Diva 6
Function:
Cell Sorter
Location:
Immunology & Microbial Science, Room R12
Optics:
2 detectors for a 405nm Violet laser
7 detectors for a 488nm Blue laser
2 detectors for a 633nm Red laser
Detector Layout:
Nozzles:
70 µm - Up to 72 million cells per hour
85 µm - Up to 54 million cells per hour
100 µm - Up to 36 million cells per hour
Sorting:
1 - 4 sort streams
1.5 ml, 5 ml, 15 ml tubes
Multiwell plates (up to 96-well)
FluoroFinder:
Brochure: