FACS - Cell Sorter & Analyzer
Location and contact information
- Location: CCNY, Marshak 613 (supported and maintained by RCMI)
- Staff: Prof. Mark Pezzano
- Phone: 212 650 8559 (Mark)
About the Facility
This facility includes both a Cell-Sorter and an Analyzer which are available to everyone. Technician operated.
Flow cytometry is a technique for counting, examining, and sorting microscopic particles suspended in a stream of fluid. It allows simultaneous multiparametric analysis of the physical and/or chemical characteristics of single cells flowing through an optical and/or electronic detection apparatus. (Source: Wikipedia)