The Flow Lab was established in 1988 as a resource for the University of Wisconsin–Madison campus. The facility maintains two laboratories: the main facility located in the Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (WIMR) a full service satellite facility in the UW Biotechnology Center.
Data Analysis Software
The Flow Lab hosts site licenses for both FlowJo and FCS Express flow cytometry data analysis software packages.
Flow Cytometry’s labs are located in the Wisconsin Institute for Medical Research (WIMR) and the UW Biotechnology Center.
Faculty Leader: Manish Patankar
Facility Manager: Dagna Sheerar (Certified Cytometrist)
Facility Staff: Kathryn Fox (Certified Cytometrist), Lauren Nettenstrom (Certified Cytometrist), Zach Stenerson, Alex Henkel, Abigale Bleil
WIMR 7016 Phone: 608-263-0313
Biotech 2360 Phone: 608-265-5547
Any published research which received funding from the UWCCC Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG), including the use of UWCCC Shared Resources to generate or analyze data or conduct clinical trials, must reference the UWCCC. See Acknowledging UWCCC in Publications, Posters, and Presentations.
If you have the generated data on the following instruments, you must acknowledge the following NIH Shared Instrumentation Grants:
- BD FACS AriaII BSL-2 Cell Sorter (“Jill”)
- Grant #: 1S10RR025483-01
- Project Title: Multi-color Benchtop Flow Cytometer
- BD LSR Fortessa
- Grant#: 1S100OD018202-01
- Project Title: Special BD LSR Fortessa
If you have existing publications that have used either of the instruments listed above, but have not cited the grant, please update these publications to include the relevant grant acknowledgement(s).
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Join the UWCCC Flow Lab on Thursday, April 30 at 2pm Central for a webinar on sorting hazardous materials with the Miltenyi MACSQuant Tyto cell sorting cytometer. This is a closed system with a very, …April 27, 2020
The flow lab will be hosting several webinars focusing on flow cytometry data analysis over the next few weeks. Thursday, April 16th: 10 am “The FCS Express Difference.” This webinar includes an overview of the …April 13, 2020
The UWCCC Flow Lab has some exciting changes happening soon! The Aurora Spectral Cytometer will be delivered on Wednesday, January 22, 2020. This is a 5-Laser, 67-Channel spectral cytometer, which collects a “fluorescence signature” for …January 16, 2020
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The Flow Cytometry Lab has two locations: Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (WIMR) Room 7016 (laboratory) and 7003 (office), and McArdle Building Room 118.
Information about training, equipment, and pricing for the UWCCC Flow Cytometry Lab.