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Recharge rates for CFAR Flow Cytometry Core services

Hourly fees

PI affiliationCell analysisHigh-speed cell sortingBiohazardous cell sorting
VA, VMRF, UCSD $80 $115 $145
CFAR* $80 $115 $130
Private, commercial $125 $200 $275

*If you are an active CFAR affiliated member, or if your research project is a collaborative effort with a CFAR investigator, please notify lab personnel to ensure that your work is billed at the appropriate rate.

Payment information
If this is the first time your lab is using our services, you must fill out and submit the online INVESTIGATOR INFORMATION SHEET before any samples can be processed through the lab.

The Veterans Medical Research Foundation (VMRF) administers all the billing for our core services. You will be billed once at the end of the month for the total services rendered. A billing quote will be emailed to your payment person point of contact.

When booking your appointments on the Service Request system, please have your PO# ready to be entered. We will not book your appointment without a PO#.

Depending on your lab grant affiliation, PO# is obtained according to the following guidelines:

  • OUTSIDE COMPANIES – obtain PO# from your accounting office/administrator
  • VMRF – obtain a PO# from VMRF’s administrator, Simmaly
    Phommasane at:
  • VA – obtain an index# from your PI or administrator
  • UCSD – please review these instructions to obtain a PO

For Marketplace Users (UCSD Grants):
Our vendor name is listed in the MARKETPLACE as:

For questions regarding the MARKETPLACE and how to use it, please contact:
THE MARKETPLACE HELPDESK: or  (858) 534-9494

You may also refer to the following marketplace tutorials:

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