Core Equipment Facility

cytation 5 research equipment
Cytation 5 Live Cell Imager


The Core Equipment Facility offers the use of a Cytation 5 Live Cell Imager and a CytoFLEX SRT Cell Sorter for your research needs.

Check out the capabilities of the CytoFLEX SRT Cell sorter and the Cytation 5 Live Cell Imager.

Please contact if you have any questions.


Usage rates

Updated Core equipment usage rates can be found here


Scheduling time on equipment

To schedule a time to use the CytoFLEX cell sorter or Cytation 5 cell imager, please use the resource calendar system.

Through Outlook, the process for opening the resource calendar is:

  1. Click the Calendar icon on the left.
  2. Select ‘Search Calendar” and begin typing the name of the resource calendar (either “CytoFLEXcellsorter’ or ‘Cytation5cellimager’)
  3. Select the name of the resource calendar and click 'Okay.’
  4. Use Outlook to schedule a meeting invite with the resource calendar at your desired time.
  5. You will receive a notification that your request has been accepted by the personnel managing the core facility.

Note: You will need to open the resource calendar before sending the meeting invite to first see what times are available.

Please contact if there are any difficulties using the resource calendar.