User Fees

Equipment/Service/person

Internal (CU) Rate/person

Non-Profit Rate/person

External Corporate Rate/person

Unit

Biosafety Cabinet with lab supplies and some consumables*

$20.00

 

$128.00

Hour

Biosafety Cabinet without lab supplies and consumables* $9.00   $64.00 Hour

Fluorescence Microscope

$20.00

 

$72.00

Hour

Stem Cell Culture Training**

$975/complete course

$160.00/hour

$240.00/hour

 

Additional Training, Consultation, Writing/Editing, and Other Services

$80.00

$160.00

$240.00

Hour

* The biosafety cabinet fee includes common cell culture plastics and other necessary supplies (6-, 12-, 24-, and 96-well tissue culture-treated plastic plates; T25 flasks; 2 mL aspirating serological pipets; 1 mL, 5 mL, 10 mL, 25 mL, and 50 mL serological pipets; 15 mL and 50 mL conical tubes; 1.5 mL microcentrifuge tubes; cryovials; 2 μL, 20 μL, 200 μL, and 1000 μL pipette tips; gloves; lab coat usage and cleaning service; Kimwipes; paper towels; pipet-aids and pipette sets [2 μL, 20 μL, 200 μL, and 1000 μL] for each biosafety cabinet; storage space at room temperature and in refrigerators and freezers [boxes provided]; access to -80C freezer storage space; common iPSC solutions [PBS, DMSO, sterile water, 0.5 mM EDTA, Dispase, DMEM/F12 media, Trypsin-EDTA]), as well as use of all Center-maintained equipment (except for fluorescence microscopes) and lab maintenance, including preparing 70% ethanol, autoclaving biohazardous waste and sterile water, ordering and exchanging of compressed gas tanks, Mycoplasma testing, pipette calibrations, biosafety cabinet certifications, and other cleaning and maintenance of equipment and lab space.   

** The training fee includes all handouts, supplies, and consumables (as detailed above), topical lectures, use of dedicated iPSC equipment, iPSCs to practice with, and the one-on-one hands-on training time itself. 

For questions about training and user fees, please contact the Center.