Equipment and Rates

Translational Lab Instruments and Usage Rates

Instrument School of Pharmacy* Other USC
Molecular Biology Applications
OpenArray PCR $20/hr $24/hr
7900HT PCR $20/hr $24/hr
Experion Automated Electrophoresis $10/hr $12/hr
Edge 200 Separation System $10/hr $12/hr
Chemidoc Touch** $10/hr $12/hr
VersaDoc Imaging System $10/hr $12/hr
Cell and Immunobiology Applications
Gene Pulser Xcell Electroporation $10/hr $12/hr
Gene Pulser MXcell Electroporation $10/hr $12/hr
LSRII Flow Cytometer $30/hr $36/hr
435 High-Content Bioimager $30/hr $36/hr
XF24 Extracellular Flux Analyzer $25/hr $30/hr
Bio-Plex Suspension Array $25/hr $30/hr
Typhoon 8610 $10/hr $12/hr
Shandon Cytospin 4 $10/hr $12/hr
Protein Nanoparticle Characterization
DynaPro Particle Size Analyzer** $20/hr $24/hr
Differential Scanning Calorimeter $10/hr $12/hr
Circular Dichroism Spectrometer $30/hr $36/hr
Analytical Instrumentation
Fluorolog $10/hr $12/hr
SpectrMax Gemini Plate Reader** $10/hr $12/hr
Fluorescence Spectrophotometer $10/hr $12/hr
Synergy H4 Hybrid Multi-mode Plate Reader** $10/hr $12/hr
Lmax Luminometer** $10/hr $12/hr
Liquid Scintillation and Luminescence Counter** $5/hr $6/hr
NanoDrop One*** $8/hr $10/hr
EnVision Multi-Mode Plate Reader** $10/hr $12/hr
Small Animal Imaging
IVIS Lumina III $50/hr $75/hr

*Hourly rates are capped at 100 hr/yr per PI, and are then available for unlimited use for the rest of the year. The hours are reset at the beginning of the year (Jan 1).

The minimum reservation time is **30 min and ***15 min for these instruments. The minimum is 1 h for all other instruments.