Facility Fee Structure

Microscopy Fees

Apply to the CIAN, ABIF, and CFTRc facilities. 

INSTRUMENT

MCGILL  POWER  USER  (MCGILL  RATE  -  25%)

MCGILL  USER

OUTSIDE  ACADEMICS (MCGILL  RATE  +  30%)

Data Analysis-Workstations $5.25 $7.00 $9.10
Wide Field Microscopes $9.00 $12.00 $15.60
Spinning Disk/TIRF $15.00 $20.00 $26.00

Laser Scanning Confocal

(LSM710, LSM780, LSM800, SP8)

$18.75 $25.00 $32.50
Multiphoton, OMX, Light Sheet $22.50 $30.00 $39.00
Technical Support $40.00 $40.00 $52.00
Full Service Microscopy $150.00 $150.00 $195.00

Initial training sessions usually last about 3 hours and include the hourly microscope fee plus the technical support fee.

IMPORTANT: ALL training and technical support is by appointment ONLY and will depend on the availability of the ABIF staff.

 


Robot/Automation Fees

Affiliation

Custom assays

Experimental modules (1)

Consumables
(% over real cost)

Robot time
(per hr)

Plasmid Miniprep
(per plate)(2)

Fly Genomic DNA prep
(per plate)(2)

SGA screen

DBRI, Biology, McGill Life Sciences Complex

10%

$20(3)

$50

$30

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McGill

15%

$40(3)

$50

$30

Non McGill Academic

20%

$50(3)

$55

$35

(1) Price includes Consumables and Robot time
(2) Partial plate can be run at the cost of a full plate
(3) $33/hour surcharge fees applies for assays run by CIAN staff