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To help keep user fees low please acknowledge our contribution in your publications. Then notify us so we can document these publications.

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Your feedback is the single best way to help us improve our services.

You will be able to access the Sorting Feedback Survey through our online reservation portal and from within sorting appointment confirmation emails.

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The SickKids-UHN Flow and Mass Cytometry Facility

The Flow and Mass Cytometry Facility (FMCF) is jointly operated by SickKids and the University Health Network (UHN). We provide academic and corporate clients access to several state-of-the-art analytical flow cytometers, high-speed cell sorting and mass cytometry services. We also offer comprehensive training and education as well as expert consultation services to enable our users to utilize this technology to enhance the scope and quality of their research.


Note: for the most up-to-date information regarding instrument status see the "My Announcements" section of the online booking system.

iLab Scheduling for Flow Cytometry Services

The FCF is now using iLab, a cloud-based system that will streamline and simplify the process of reserving FCF analyzers, sorters and other services. All FCF clients will need to register for an iLab account with the FCF. Please visit our Registration page for more information.