Centre Optical Instrumentation Laboratory

Becton Dickenson FACS Analyser

Flow Cytometer
15mW 488nm argon laser
Photomultipliers with bandpass filters: 530 nm (FITC), 585 nm (PE/PI), 661 nm (APC), and >650 nm (PerCP)
Single-cell suspension of 105 to 2 x 107 particles/mL recommended range
Logarithmic amplifiers for SSC, FL1, FL2, FL3 provide four log decade range