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Core - DFCI Flow Cytometry Core (Jimmy Fund)

Welcome to the Jimmy Fund Flow Cytometry Core Facility at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.


Sorter Facility: Mayer 307

Analyzer Facility: Mayer 584

JF Core Instrument Hours

Monday: 10:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Tuesday: 9:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 9:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Thursday: 9:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Friday: 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

BD FACSAria IIU: Instrument Overview

BD FACSAria IIU SORP UV: Instrument Overview

BD LSR Fortessa: Instrument Overview

*The core DOES NOT sort samples containing known pathogens


Core Rates


DFCI Laboratories: $85.00/hour        

External Laboratories: $120.00/hour       

Corporate Rates: $150.00/hour 


Minimum Reservation: 1 hour

Rates: 0.5 hour increments

Core Policies



DFCI Laboratories: $65.00/hour        

External Laboratories: $85.00/hour       

Corporate Rates: $120.00/hour 


Minimum Reservation: 1 hour

Rates: 0.5 hour increments

Core Policies


Information for Users External to DFCI


Purchase Orders are to be made out to:

Dana Farber Cancer Institute

General Accounting, BP-430

450 Brookline Avenue

Boston, MA 02215-5450


Note to Partners, Harvard, Boston Children’s and Tufts researchers:

  • Partners Health Care (includes MGH, BWH, McLean, Spaulding, etc): choose vendor 0000008573
  • Harvard (includes HMS,Dental, Wyss, HSPH, etc.): choose vendor site: 01_PRIMARY
  • Tufts University: choose Supplier 0000000655
  • Boston Children’s Hospital: choose vendor 0000001886


Building Layout

Laboratory Contact


Dana Farber Flow Cytometry Core Facility
Attn: Suzan Lazo
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
450 Brookline Ave, Mayer building 310
Boston, MA 02115
Phone: 617-632-2049


Telephone & Email:

Phone: 617-632-3179


Other Resources

DFCI Flow Cytometry Core Main Webpage 


DFCI Flow Cytometry Resources


Name Role Phone Email Location
Suzan Lazo
Director of Flow Cytometry
Mayer 310