To access the Flow Cytometry Shared Resource’s services, please review and complete the forms below, as appropriate. Use of the Flow Cytometry Shared Resource requires familiarization with the published policies and procedures. A Billing Authorization Form is required for use of the Flow Cytometry Shared Resource, and must be resubmitted monthly. All Principal Investigators are required to submit a current Biohazard Risk Assessment form annually. In addition, each new cell sort performed within the facility requires prior submission of a completed risk assessment form for all Arias.
iLab online instrument reservation system
Instructions on how to register for an iLab account
Instructions on how to make a reservation using iLab
Free Cytospec data analysis software
Flow Cytometry ListServ (for exchange of information between facility users and staff)
Join or access this ListServ
Purdue University Flow Cytometry Laboratories (an excellent resource)
Purdue University Cytometry Mailing List (for all cytometry-related inquiries and a wealth of shared information)
An essential reference guide to planning and executing a flow cytometry experiment
MIFlowCyt: the minimum information about a flow cytometry experiment
Becton Dickinson Immuno-cytometry Systems
International Society for Analytical Cytology
Molecular Probes (reagents)
Beckman-Coulter cytometry site
Free cytometry software downloads
Download the seminal work: “Practical Flow Cytometry” fourth edition, by Howard Shapiro
Download Flow-Cytometry-A Basic Introduction, by Michael Ormerod
Fluorescence spectrum viewers and tables
Treestar (FlowJo) software
Online FlowJo tutorial page
DeNovo (FCS Express) software
BD online customer training site (contains interactive courses covering an introduction to flow cytometry, DiVa software, Canto-II, cell-cycle analysis, etc.)
Free online repository for flow cytometry data, including complementary data analysis software, CytoBank
The new International Cytometry Certification Examination (ICCE) online applications
The Flow Cytometry Network (FCN): FCN allows you to manage your profile and interact with collaborators, through free video conferencing, messaging and more. Create and feature lab groups on FCN. Access free flow cytometry experimental design, data analysis and other software tools. Upload and share cytometry based protocols within the community. Get real time notifications on forum discussions (on topics of interest) by email and/or FCN profile. Keep updated with the latest flow cytometry research and industry news. Plan, post, and RSVP to events and meetings. Post and search for jobs. Access free research articles as available.
Astrolabe, fee for service complex data analysis service. Includes tutorials.
Cytek, training, resources and information on the Aurora spectral analysis cytometer.