Waitt Advanced Biophotonics Core

Scheduling & Rates

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Waitt Advanced Biophotonics Core - Scheduling & Rates

Recharge Rates


The Biophotonics Center Core Facility recharges researchers for beam time on microscopes and sample preparation services. See table below for current FY'18 recharge rates. Peak time denotes Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm, off peak is any other time and all day on the weekends.

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For general BPHO Core issues including invoicing, billing or consultations, please contact:

Uri Manor, PhD
Biophotonics Core Director
858-453-4100

umanor@salk.edu


InstrumentSalk (peak)Salk (off-peak)External* (peak)External* (off-peak)Commercial*

Light Microscopy (per hour)

Airyscan

$35

$20

$67.90

$38.80

$254.63

Z1 Lightsheet±

$35

$20

$67.90

$38.80

$254.63

ELYRA

$35

$20

$67.90

$38.80

$254.63

Oxford Nanoimager

$35

$20

$67.90

$38.80

$254.63

LSM 710

$25

$15

$48.50

$29.10

$181.88

Spinning Disk

$25

$15

$48.50

$29.10

$181.88

Two-Photon

$35

$20

$67.90

$38.80

$254.63

Yokogawa CV1000

$25

$15

$48.50

$29.10

$181.88

Nikon TIRF

$25

$15

$48.50

$29.10

$181.88

Laser Capture

$25

$15

$48.50

$29.10

$181.88

StereoLumar V12

$15

$10

$29.10

$19.40

$109.13

Slide Scanner

$15

$29.10

$109.13

Incucyte (per day per plate)

$30

please inquire

please inquire

Image Analysis Workstations

$8

$4

$16

$8

$58.20

Advanced light microscopy training±± and assisted imaging or analysis sessions (per hour)

$75

$75

$146

$146

please inquire

Sample Preparation (per sample)

 

Salk

External*

Commercial*

Tissue Clearing or Expansion

$200

$388

$1455

Standard TEM/SEM

$200

$388

$1455

Advanced EM (immuno, SBFSEM, etc.)

please inquire

please inquire

please inquire

Electron Microscopy (per hour)

 

Salk

External*

Commercial*

TEM / EF-TEM

$45

$87.30

$327.38

SEM / eSEM

$35

$67.90

$254.63

*These rates are inclusive of all indirect costs and taxes.

Notes:

± Lightsheet has an additional minimum 1-hour assisted imaging session fee

±± Trainings are a minimum of 2 hours