School of Life Sciences

Flow Cytometry Facility

The University of Nottingham Flow Cytometry Facility provides a fully comprehensive Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Service open to all research groups across the University and, by agreement, to external parties. We provide access to high end flow cytometers as well as a full range of training and support designed to make your flow cytometry experiments a success.

Contact the Facility by e-mail or telephone: 0115 82 30740

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Flow Cytometry Resources for University of Nottingham staff and students on Workspace

Reserve time on flow cytometers with our online booking system



The Flow Cytometry Facility has a high speed sterile cell sorter and three dedicated analytical flow cytometers and a top-of-the-range imaging cytometer available for use. All machines are covered by fully comprehensive service contracts ensuring consistency and continuity for your research. University of Nottingham Staff and Students can access the full configuration and suggested multi-colour panels of all machines on our Workspace.

Not sure which machine is best for your research? Contact the Facility.

Experienced users may view availability and book flow cytometers using our online booking system.

A wide range of flow cytometry literature including protocols, manuals, useful links and much more are available to University of Nottingham Staff and Students on the Facility Workspace 'Flow Forum' 

Expertise and Contact Information

The Facility has two full time members of staff with many years of experience in all aspects of flow cytometry and regularly participate in national and international flow cytometry meetings. For general enquiries and grant application support please contact Facility Manager David Onion, for scheduling and billing enquiries please contact Facility Technician Nicola Croxall.

Facility Office: 0115 82 30740

Cell Sorting Lab: 0115 82 30741

University of Nottingham Flow Cytometry Facility,
School of Life Sciences,
E108, Medical School, QMC,
NG7 2UH.

School of Life Sciences

University of Nottingham
Medical School
Queen's Medical Centre
Nottingham NG7 2UH

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