Research Flow Cytometry Core

  • Education and Training

    Introduction to Flow Cytometry

    New users need to complete this class prior to hands-on instrument training.  This monthly class is 3 hours and covers instrument components, analysis, compensation and experimental basics.  Register for this class on the ELM (Cincinnati Children's users) or email Monica DeLay for external clients.

    Instrument Training

    After submitting a completed registration form, schedule a 2 hour hands-on training session with Sarah Croswell or Javid Mohammed.

    Cell Sorter Training

    For those who would like to sort after hours or on the weekends, users can be trained  on the FACSAria II.  Potential trainees must be permanent employees, have good knowledge of flow cytometry, be familiar with FACSDiva, and be a regular cell sorting client.  Please contact Monica DeLay for more information.

    Monthly User Meetings

    The Ohio River Valley Cytometry Association (ORVCA) and the Research Flow Cytometry Core (RFCC) organizes monthly meetings featuring lectures to educate and inform the local community on applications and products used in cytometry.  Email notifications are sent to users via the Research Flow Core email list and to non-RFCC users via the ORVCA email list.

    The Annual Imaging and Cytometry Research Day

    Each year ORVCA and the RFCC organize the Imaging and Cytometry Research Day to bring education and awareness to the scientific community on cytometric applications and developing technologies.  Please visit the ORVCA website for more details.  For updates, sign up for the ORVCA email list.