Rates for Brandeis Users

Schedule of rates for Brandeis users of the Brandeis EM Facility (as of 9/15/18)

Instrument
Rate
Instrument Use Assisted Use Training
Morgagni $15/hr $50/hr Free
CM12 $50/day $50/hr Free
F20/F30 $150/day $50/hr Free
Cryoplunge Free $50/hr Free
 HPM 100 high pressure freezer $200/day $50/hr Free
AFS2 freeze-substitution device $20/day $50/hr Free
UC6 ultramicrotome* $15/hour $50/hr $500**

* unassisted ultramicrotome users must provide their own knife
** discounts might be available for experienced users

“Instrument use” means the collection of data on the specified microscope by trained Brandeis
personnel.

“Assisted use” means the collection of data on the specified microscope by an employee of the
Brandeis EM Facility. This rate is in addition to the Instrument Use rate and needs to be scheduled in
addition to the instrument time.

Training is required for each user who will use an instrument before they will be allowed to sign up for
the instrument. Once trained, consultation is provided upon request at any time.