FACS Workshop (Introductory)

Thursday, February 01, 2024 at 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Building 26, 26-033
60 VASSAR ST, Cambridge, MA 02139

In this single-session, three-hour introductory workshop, participants are instructed in the basic theory and practice of fluorescence-activated cell sorting (FACS). Participants will gain hands-on experience with flow cytometry and sorting on the Sony SH800 in the Huang-Hobbs BioMaker Space. Topics will include basic FACS theory, instrument setup and calibration, running standards and adjusting compensation, running samples, setting gates, bulk sorting parameters, and single-cell sorting modes. Limited to 6 participants. Assumes experience with general biological laboratory skills and techniques. For additional information please email jbuck@mit.edu. To register, please visit http://tinyurl.com/HHBMS-IAP2024.

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School of Engineering (SoE), School of Science


flow, cell sorting, FACS, Fluorescence, Activated, Cytometry

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