Analytical Instrumentation Core

Welcome to the BUMC Analytical Instrumentation Core. We provide support to investigators through cutting-edge analytical instruments to facilitate research and education in the Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine as well as Boston Medical Center.


Lynn Lingyi Deng, Ph.D.
Office: (617) 638-6920
Fax: (617) 638-7124


Please do not save your data to the Core computers that control the Core instruments. Either save your data in the Core storage space at: \\\ or send it as an attachment file through email. Please note that the use of flash drives is strictly forbidden because they may contain viruses.


Instrument Location
RT-PCR System StepOne Plus (X2) or
7900 HT Fast Real-Time PCR System
W- 624
Rm 251/236
670 Albany
$11 per hour
$15 per hour (assisted use)
Gel Imaging or Luminescent Image Analyzer X- 430 Pulm,
X- 840
$0.65 per minute
PhosphoImager FluoS Rm 232,
670 Albany
$6.5 per 15 minutes
Oxygen Analyzer X- 810 $20.50 per hour run
Minimum use is 2 hours
Liquid Scintillation Counter (LSC) X- 740 $22 per hour
Nanodrop Spectrophotometer W- 619 $0.65 per minute
HEMAVET 950 FS Auto Blood Analyzer Rm 236,
670 Albany
$45 per hour
Free Flow Electrophoresis Rm 232,
670 Albany
$10 per hour
Tecan Microplate Reader X- 810,
Rm 236,
670 Albany
$1 per minute
2-D PAGE Apparatus & Imager Rm 232,
670 Albany
$8 per hour
FPLC Rm 232,
670 Albany
$10 per hour
Minimum use is 2 hours
IHC Facility Autostainer X- 430 $24 per slide