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To register to use the Facility, please download, complete and return the registration document below to Mr Jordie Roberts (


Please familiarise yourself with the Facility rules and standard operating procedure:

Equipment booking

Booking is via SharePoint calendar links:


All users need to complete the biosafety section of the Facility Registration Policy document (see 'Registration' above). ‌


We ask that all users of the NIHR BRC Imaging and FACS Facility give the following acknowledgement in any presentations or publications (please also email us a pdf of published manuscripts):

"The authors wish to acknowledge the support of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) Imaging and FACS Facility, Hammersmith Campus (Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust in partnership with Imperial College London)."



Cell analysis

BD FACSAria II £29 per hour

This service is for researchers wanting to analyse their samples, but do not require sorting. This can include training if you are new to the Facility or need a refresher course. 


Cell sorting service

£39 per hour

We provide a drop-off service in which we will run and process all your samples for you.

Confocal microscope

£18 per hour

Induction and training for all new users are mandatory.

£10 per hour - live cell imaging

A discounted rate is available for users carrying out live cell imaging experiments of greater than four hours in one booking.

External rates

The prices advertised above are for internal Imperial College users. For external rates, please contact Mr Jordie Roberts (