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Services

We offer a number of services that can be customized to your needs. These include isolation and cryopreservation of PBMCs and plasma or serum for clinical trials. PBMCs can be further enriched for cell subsets such as T cells, B cells, plasmacytoid dendritic cells, etc.

We carry out a spectrum of immunoassays and can develop customized immunoassays to suit your studies. We provide dedicated equipment for your use including cell sorters, flow cytometers, an ELISPOT reader, a Bio-Plex array reader, an autoMACS and a Robosep.

Whole blood services

  • PBMC isolation and cryopreservation
  • Plasma/serum isolation and cryopreservation
  • Cell subset enrichment (using magnetic beads)

Immunoassays

  • ELISPOT
  • CFSE lymphoproliferation
  • Cell phenotyping
  • Regulatory T cell conversion
  • B cell function
  • Multiplexed cytokines
  • Custom
  • Tidbits

Flow cytometry services

  • Cell subset purification
  • Operator-assisted flow cytometry
  • Unassisted flow cytometry