Access Policies

Request a FACS Password Form:

You must request a FACS password before scheduling time in the FICR. Completion of this form assumes approval by the Principal Investigator for use of the facility and all associated charges. Request a FACS Password (PDF)


Sample information form must be filled out completely and signed by the Principal Investigator who is requesting samples to be sorted in the FICR before experiments or projects are started. View the Project Based Biosafety Form (PDF).

Flow Cytometry Training:

If you are interested in a basic Flow Cytometry Course, please fill out the Application for Flow Cytometry Training (PDF).

Cell Sorting Requests:

The sorter can be operated only by trained and authorized users. Please fill out the Cell Sort Request Form (PDF).

Outside users:

We would need unrestricted PO# to perform cell sorting services. This is a responsibility of investigator to provide PO# and a billing address. Please, e-mail this info to

Please, read our website  for additional information

Advisory Committee:

Derrick Rossi, Ph.D., Investigator, PCMM/BCH, Assistant Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard Medical School 

Florian Winau, Ph.D., Investigator, PCMM/ BCH, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School.