Information on the FACSAria equipment at the University of Newcastle

BD FACSAria

FACSAriaThe FACSAria is equipped for excitation at 488nm, 633nm and 407nm, and has the ability to detect signals for the following parameters:

  • Forward Scatter, Side Scatter
  • 9 fluorescent channels on three emission detector arrays:
    • FITC/GFP, PE-Texas Red, PE-Cy7, PE, PerCP/PerCP-Cy5.5/PI,
    • APC, APC-Cy7
    • AlexaFluor 405/Cascade Blue/DAPI, AlexaFluor 430

Additionally, the FACSAria is set up for 2- or 4-way bulk sorting of cell populations.

The FACSAria utilises the FACSDiva software package for data analysis.


Equipment Contact

EquipmentLocationContact
BD FACSAriaIIu
(Cell Sorter 3 lasers – 8 colours)
ABRF - LS4.17Nicole Cole
E: Nicole.Cole@newcastle.edu.au
T: (02) 492 18702
BD FACSAriaIII
(Cell Sorter 4 lasers-13 colours)
HMRI 2201