Flow Cytometry Core

FACS lab at a glance
About the Facility

The Flow Cytometry Core Facility at the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research is a 24/7 facility that provides flow cytometry services to all researchers at the institute. Services provided include assisted cell sorting, analyzer training, education and experimental design and consultation assistance.

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Open Flow is an open access Flow Cytometry education resource. Live interactive classes are held monthly and are free for all who wish to register. The Open Flow initiative is a collaboration between the Francis Crick Institute (London, England), Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (NY, NY, USA) and the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research (Cambridge, MA, USA).

Looking for tips and tricks on how to improve your flow cytometry experiments? Maybe you're unsure about certain aspects of the technology and need more information? Check out our Flow Post-it program! Born at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, it is now a collaborative educational program with the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research. 

Looking for online resources to help with your flow cyometry experiments? Check out the resources on this page!