Molecular and Cellular Imaging Fees
The following listed fees are for University of Guelph users and subject to change without notice. These fees do include technical assistance by staff unless stated otherwise. They do not include costs associated with consumables.
Facility staff also provides consultation on advanced imaging techniques and method development. MCIF offers discounts for clients with significant usage and/or involvement in the advancement of the facility.
Please contact facility staff to inquire about external academic and corporate fees and discounts available.
* Unsupervised use: Users must have preliminary training sessions and demonstrate their ability to operate all of the equipment properly and safely before any unsupervised work can be performed.
|Service||Internal UoG Price (CAD$)|
|SEM sample Preparation - CPD||$17/run|
|SEM sample Preparation - Sputter Coating||$37/run|
|Training SEM use||$202/2 hours|
|Training SEM Sample Preparation||$151.50/2 hours|
|Image Processing by staff||$58/hour - EM; $56/hour - LM|
|Volocity remote image processing||Non-Members $8.60/hour; Members - FREE|
|LM Computer workstation||Non-Members $8.60/hour; Members - FREE|
Light & Confocal Microscopes
|Instrument||Internal UoG Price (CAD$)|
|Annual Membership Fee||$500.00 (optional)|
|Quorum Diskovery Spinning Disk||Training $67/hr; Assisted $60/hr; Independent Member $26/hr; Independent Non-Member $36/hr|
|Leica SP5 CLSM||Training: $67/hr; Assisted $60/hr; Independent Member $31/hr; Independent Non-Member $41.10/hr|
|Leica SP2 CLSM||Training: $47/hr; Assisted $58/hr; Independent Member $20.80/hr; Independent Non-Member $31/hr|
|Nikon Eclipse Ti2||Training: $37/hr; Assisted $56/hr; Independent Member 15.75/hr; Independent Non-Member $26/hr|
|Zeiss AxioZoom||Training: $37/hr; Assisted $56/hr; Independent Member 10.75/hr; Independent Non-Member $20.80/hr|
|Leica DM 5000B||Training: $37/hr; Assisted $56/hr; Independent Member FREE; Independent Non-Member $15.75/hr|