BD/Cytek FACSCaliburs

There are three FACSCalibur instruments in the FlowCore facility:

  • FACSCalibur B uses CellQuest Pro and Rainbow Acquisition software
    • A total of two channels can be selected with FACSCalibur B; either 2 off the 407nm or 1 off the 407nm and 1 off the 637nm. The Rainbow User Guide is available here as well as a Rainbow Video Tutorial

See the chart below for specific instrument configurations and optical layouts (click on FACSCalibur name): 

                       FACSCalibur A^       FACSCalibur B        FACSCalibur D

FACS Calibur Summary Table


Image of FACSC CaliburFACS Caliburs


Consult the facility for fluorochrome combination feasibility and necessary controls prior to designing your experiment. Optical layout and panel design assistance can be found here for Calibur A,  for Calibur B (Blue/Violet) (Blue/Red/Violet), and Calibur D here.

Located in Pinn Hall, Room 2011; 434-243-2711.