FACS Facility, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore-560012
FACS (Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorter) facility was established in 1997 with support from DBT, Govt. of India. There are six flow cytometers for advanced scientific research. BD FACScan, BD FACS Calibur TM, BD FACS CantoTM II, BD FACSVerse, Beckman Coulter MoFlo XDP High Speed Cell Sorter & Analyzer, and BD FACS AriaTMII. BD FACScan, BD FACS CaliburTM , FACSverse and BD FACS CantoTM II are analyzers whereas MoFlo XDP and BD FACS AriaTMII are cell sorters with advanced features. All the flow cytometers are operator assisted. Moreover, FACS facility has offline analysis systems for data analysis by flow cytometer users.