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Usage Rates for Fiscal Year 2015

Usage Rates for Fiscal Year 2016

(July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016)

Category I (done by users) Unit RU users Non-RU user Non-RU Commercial user
Processing Tissue / Immuno EM /run  $15.00  $30.00 $45.00
Automated sample process /run  $70.00  $140.00 $210.00
Use of High  presure freezing /run  $150.00  $300.00 $450.00
Use of Freeze substitution* /hour  $1.00  $2.00 $3.00
* LN2 supply for Freeze substitution /fill  $25.00  $25.00 $25.00
Use of supporting device: CPD, Ion Spatter, Bio Wave, Glass knife maker, ultra microtome /hour  $15.00  $30.00 $45.00
Cryo-EM Preparation (Cyo Plunger, Cryo-Holder Evacuations, Heating plate, Ethane, LN2) /hour  $15.00  $30.00 $45.00
Scoping EM (Peak time -9am-6pm) /hour  $43.25  $86.50 $129.75
Scoping EM (Off Peak time - 6pm-9am) /hour  $31.00  $62.00 $93.00
Scoping (LM) /hour  $35.00  $70.00 $105.00
Image analysis station (IMOD, Chimera, AMIRA, Fiji, Image J, etc.) /hour  $10.00  $20.00 $30.00
Category II (done by EMRC staff) Unit  RU users   Non-RU user   Non-RU Commercial user
Consultation /hour  FREE   $150.00 $200.00
Training  /hour  FREE   $150.00 $200.00
Scoping EM /hour  $68.00  $136.00 $204.00
Labor** /hour  $68.00  $136.00 $204.00
Use of High  pressure freezer /run  $150.00  $300.00 $450.00
Use of Freeze substitution* /hour  $1.00  $2.00 $3.00
* LN2 supply for freeze substitution /fill  $25.00  $25.00 $25.00
Serial /Cryo  sectioning /hour  $100.00  $200.00 $300.00
Category III (3View Operation by EMRC Staff) Unit RU users   Non-RU user   Non-RU Commercial user
Trimming, mounting and testing sample /sample  $150.00  $300.00 $450.00
Half-day operation /run  $230.00  $460.00 $690.00
One-day operation /run  $410.00  $820.00 $1230.00
Extended data collection (Peak time) /hour  $43.25  $86.50 $129.75
Extended data collection (Off peak time) /hour  $31.00  $62.00 $93.00
         
** List of "Labor" includes following items, but not limited
Processing (≤6 samples/run) (~8hr for TEM, ~4-6hr for SEM, ~12 hr for 3View)
Immuno-EM  (≤6 samples/run)
Nagative staining  (≤6 samples/run)
Cryo-EM Preparation
Staining
Use of supporting device: Critical Point Dryer, Ion Spatter, Bio Wave, Evaporator
Ultrathin sections 
Computer image process and analysis

 

 

Usage Rates for Fiscal Year 2016(July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016)Category I (done by users)UnitRU usersNon-RU userNon-RU Commercial userProcessing Tissue / Immuno EM/run