UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Flow Cytometry Core Facility

Flow Cytometry Core Facility at UCL GOS Institute of Child Health provides state of the art instrumentation and expertise for cell analysis and sorting.

Guidelines for the use of the facility are provided on these web pages. Please ensure you have read the relevant guidelines to maximise the success and validity of your experiment.

*(must login with flowcytometryich@googlemail.com account - requires PW that is available at the facility. You can only see availability.)

Cell Analyser

Cell Analysers

The facility has four cell analysers:

Cell Sorter

Cell Sorters

The facility offers cell sorting on the latest technology from Beckman Coulter and Becton Dickinson, the high speed cell sorters

Services Available

  • cell sorting
  • cloning: single cell sorting
  • data acquisition, analysis and interpretation
  • user training
  • advice on sample preparation
  • user assistance and machine troubleshooting
  • help with design of experiments
  • sourcing of reagents and techniques; finding alternative approaches
  • help with data preparation for presentation and publication

We are also open to collaboration.

Funding and Acknowledgements

Please acknowledge use of the facility in all publications. Suggested text: Flow cytometry was performed at the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health Flow Cytometry Core Facility, supported by the Great Ormond Street Children's Charity (GOSHCC), grant reference U09822 (October 2007).

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