Mass Cytometry Service

Mass cytometry combines standard cytometry techniques with the sensitivity and specificity of mass spectrometry. The technology provides the ability to interrogate ~50 markers on millions of cells simultaneously.

The OHRI Mass Cytometry Service consists of a state-of-the-art Fluidigm Helios instrument and a full-time operator.

We offer a full service and can assist you with all aspects of your mass cytometry application:

  • Experiment Design
  • Panel Design
  • Antibody conjugation
  • Sample Preparation
  • Staining Optimization
  • Sample Acquisition
  • Data Cleaning
  • Data Analysis

We are situated in CCW5132.

If you are interested in using any aspect of the service an introduction to the techniques and service can be found at If you need any further information please email the mass cytometry specialist, Damian Carragher (