Introduction to Aquatic Flow Cytometry

The Center for Aquatic Cytometry will be offering an introductory course/ workshop on aquatic flow cytometry, April 22-26, 2024. The course will be held at the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences in East Boothbay, Maine, USA. The course is designed for graduate students, faculty members, aquaculturists, and commercial entities interested in learning how to apply flow and imaging cytometry to aquatic applications. The course will include both hands-on laboratory training and lectures by experienced flow cytometrists working within the aquatic science field.

Topics to include:

Featured Instrumentation

Analyzers: BioRad ZE5 Cell Analyzer (5 lasers) & Cytek Northern Lights Spectral Cytometer (3 lasers)

Cell Sorters: BD Influx Mariner (2 lasers) & BD Influx (5 lasers)

Imaging Cytometers: Fluid Imaging Technologies FlowCam 8400 & Mclane Laboratory Imaging Flow Cytobot (IFCB)


The fee for the course is $2800 and includes:


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Please contact Nicole Poulton, Center for Aquatic Cytometry Director