Cytometry and Antibody Technology

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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


The new server online portal

Many of you may have noticed that the old online portal to access your data is no longer working and your credentials are just no good anymore. Here is what is happening. BSD mandated that the access to the data be secured and so we switched to a system where every...

ABRF 2024 – Service contract session: some thoughts

Edit 04/23/24 : The Service Contract session was well attended and I'm very grateful to everyone who joined us for the discussion. I want to thanks the panelists Roy Martin, Brooke Ben Massani, and Julie Auger. Their contributions were incredibly insightful! And a...

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
  • Quanteon 4-25
  • Fortessa 4-15
  • Fortessa HTS 4-15
  • Fortessa HTS 4-15
  • Attune NxT 4-14
  • 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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