Fee Schedule for 2016-2017 Fiscal Year
Light Microscopy Rates and Policies
|Microscope||Assisted Imaging||Unassisted Imaging — Peak Hours||Unassisted Imaging — Off-peak Hours|
|All Leica confocals||$85/hour||$35/hour||$17.50/hour|
|Zeiss LSM 710 confocal||$85/hour||$35/hour||$17.50/hour|
|Zeiss LSM 880 confocal||$90/hour||$40/hour||$20/hour|
|Spinning disk confocals||$80/hour||$30/hour||$15/hour|
|Zeiss Lightsheet Z.1||$85/hour||$35/hour||$17.50/hour|
|Deltavision Wide field||$70/hour||$20/hour||$10/hour|
All other wide fields (including EVOS)
Peak hours are from 8 am - 8 pm Monday - Friday.
Cancellation Policy: Users may cancel their own reservations up to 3 hours prior to the scheduled start time. If you need to cancel after that, email or call Andrea or Jasmine as soon as possible.
Restrictions: Advance reservations made on all laser-scanning confocals during peak hours are subject to a 4-hour maximum time limit. Users wishing to reserve a block of time longer than 4 hours long must have some or all of that block carry over into off-peak hours. Users are always welcome to extend their session on the day of their reservation if that time is still available.
Training: No charge for mandatory pre -training lecture. Hands-on training is $250 per person; this includes credit for the first three hours of unassisted use (unassisted sessions must take place within one month of hands-on training in order to qualify).
Special rate: An additional 50% discount will automatically be applied to time-lapse experiments 12 hours or longer in duration.
Non-academic, external customers (excluding CHOP and Wistar researchers) are subject to an additional 62% surcharge on top of the above rates.
Scanning Electron Microscopy Rates
|Sample Prep A||Fixation & Dehydration, set of 6 samples||$90/set|
|Sample Prep B||Mount & Au/Pd Sputter Coat, set of 6 samples||$60/set|
|Assisted Imaging||Image acquisition on FEI Quanta 250 in EMRL||$85/hour|
Contact Yuri Veklich for further information on sample requirements or other imaging options (e.g., CLEM)
Note: Non-academic, external customers (excluding CHOP and Wistar researchers) are subject to an additional 62% surcharge on top of the above rates.
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