Science Technology Platforms


Cell sorting and analysis

Cell sorting and analysis facilities at UCL ensure researchers have timely access to equipment, resources and expertise necessary to undertake world-leading research.
Institute of Immunity and Transplantation Flow Cytometry Facility at Royal Free Hospital

UCL Institute of Immunity and Transplantation

Flow Cytometry Facility at Royal Free Hospital is equipped with four analysers, three 5-laser BD LSRFortessas which are capable of measuring up to 18 fluorescent parameters and one 3-laser BD LSRII. The facility also has a 3-laser BD FACSAria IIu cell sorter. For enquiries contact Janani Sivakumaran-Nguyen.

Infection and Immunity Flow Cytometry Facility at Bloomsbury campus

UCL Division of Infection and Immunity

Flow Cytometry Facility at Bloomsbury campus consists of a BDFACS Aria (SORP) high speed cell sorter and 5 analysers, a 5-laser BDLSR2 (SORP), a 4-laser BD LSR Fortessa, a 5-laser BD LSRFortessa x20 (SORP), a 3-laser BDFACS Verse and a 2-laser BDFACS Calibur. For enquiries contact Jamie Evans.

Flow Cytometry Core Facility

UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

Flow Cytometry Core Facility has cell analysers (BD LSRII, CyAn ADP, FACSArray, FACSCalibur, CytoFLEX), cell sorters (MoFlo XDP, FACSAria III) and two free of charge analysis computers. Only PPMS registered users have accessFor enquiries contact Dr Ayad Eddaoudi.

Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering in Eastman Dental Institute

Eastman Dental Inst. Biomaterials & Tissue

Engineering Dept offers a wide range of materials and cell characterisation facilities including Flow Cytometry. Staff are happy to discuss collaborative research measurements with both internal and external users. For enquiries contact Professor Jonathan Knowles.

Cancer Institute Flow Cytometry Core Facility

UCL Cancer Institute

Flow Cytometry Translational Technology Platform is equipped with the latest cutting-edge instrumentation with a BD Symphony A5 and a Helios Mass cytometer. The facility also has three 4-laser Fortessa analysers and three cell sorters, one of which is housed in a Class II Biosafety cabinet. For enquiries contact Cancer Institute Flow Cytometry team.