Cytometry and Antibody Technology

Welcome to the Cytometry and Antibody Technology Core Facility

a Comprehensive Cancer Center Core

Cancer Center members should cite the Cancer Center Support Grant (P30CA014599) when publishing any work assisted by this core facility.

Welcome New Users!

Instructions for getting trained to use CAT Facility instruments and the available services can be found on our New User page. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact the CAT Facility Staff.

Institute for Translational Medicine Core Facility Grant

The ITM wants to help you take advantage of core facility resources, awarding up to $5,000 to offset any costs associated with using one of UChicago’s Core Facilities.

Instrument Status

The CAT Facility staff works hard to ensure the instruments are working properly. In the event that there are ongoing issues with any of the instruments the status will posted at the bottom of this page.

Spectral Flow Cytometry

Get started in the spectral flow cytometry world


What else is on the internets? – CYTO 2023 in Montreal III

CYTO 2023 starts next week, here's one last post about the meeting! While it targets a fairly wide audience, SRL people area always very well represented during the CYTO meeting. This is why you'll find (a lot of) workshops on training - how do core facilities train...

Cleaning up your flow data with algorithms – Bad data part 5

It's time to get back to the Bad Data series. I'll use a data set I had to troubleshoot for one of my users to illustrate the importance of cleaning your data. We mentioned FlowAI and FlowClean in the first installment of this series, and this post will hopefully...

Instrument Status

See notes below if bars are yellow or red. Click on each instrument to access the instrument-specific page.


  • No Issues 0% 0%
  • Minor issues 0% 0%
  • Can not be used 0% 0%
  • Aurora-B
  • Aurora-R
  • Penteon 5-30
  • Fortessa 4-15
  • Fortessa HTS 4-15
  • Attune NxT 4-14
  • LSRII 4-12
  • Bigfoot
  • Aria Fusion 5-18
  • AriaIII
  • Tyto
  • Jonas Center Quanteon
  • PME Fortessa
  • PME Aurora
  • Helios Mass Cytometer
  • Image Stream MarkII
  • Luminex 200
  • MSD Quickplex SQ120

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