The CFG Flow Cytometry Facility is outfitted with an Epics ALTRA flow cytometer. The ALTRA's dual lasers allow for up to 4-color analysis of cells. Additionally, the ALTRA's cell sorting capabilities allow the isolation and recovery of cell populations for further study.

The Flow Cytometry facility is staffed by a trained operator who performs all analyses. The current rate for flow cytometry services is as follows:


Please, contact us about pricing for Non-Academic institutions

Flow cytometry $65/hour
Cell sorting $75/hour
+ $150 set-up

To arrange for flow cytometry or cell sorting, please contact Dr. John Tine, Director of the Molecular Biology Core Facility, by phone (518-591-7212) or e-mail: for scheduling.