RFUMS Fees
SAMPLE PREPARATION for Standard TEM                  $40/hr       
NEGATIVE STAINING (of submitted specimens)  $15/hr*   
 

ULTRA-MICROTOMY SERVICES:

 
 Standard method (includes 3 post-stained mesh grids) $32/hr
 Advanced sectioning (includes 3+ post-stained grids*) $45/hr
 

ELECTRON MICROSCOPE USAGE:

(BEAM TIME for JEOL JEM-1230 TEM, 120KV)
 
 Unassisted Scope Usage (after Initial Training Completed)      $28/hr
 Assisted Scope Usage (with Staff Manager)                                    $47/hr
 

SUPPORTIVE EQUIPMENT USAGE

 
 PC Workstation, with StereoInvestigator, other analysis software    $6/hr
 Nikon Light Microscope   $6/hr
 Vibratome Microtome  $6/hr
 Rotary Microtome $6/hr
 Flatbed Scanner  $6/hr
 Digital Prints on photographic paper
$1.25/pkg
   
CONSULTATION for EM PROJECTS
$47/hr
EM TRAINING
$47/hr
   
INITIAL EM TRAINING SESSION
No charge
 Training session includes 2hrs training + 2hrs practice time
 
   
 * price does not include the specialized grids that are required
 
   
 direct inquiries to Figen Seiler, (847) 578-8833
                  figen.seiler@rosalindfranklin.edu

 
Life in Discovery
3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, Il 60064-3095 • 847-578-3000