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LIST OF RATES and SERVICES

(4/15/2014)

Standard Cell Culture Medium *

Quantity or Type Cost
7+ L $4.50/L
4-6 L $6.00/L
2-3 L $7.25/L
1 L $8.10/L
Charcoal-dextran treatment of serum $16.00/500mL
Chemically-competent DH5alpha cells for transformation $7.50/500µL tube

*(base only) some complex formulations may require an additional charge

Bacterial Growth Plates

TypeQuanity
LB without antibiobiotics $0.31/plate or $5.40/ sleeve of 20
LB+Ampicillin (100µg/mL) $5.70/sleeve of 20
LB+Kanamycin (50µg/mL) $5.90/sleeve of 20
Custom LB plates (~45) $15.60/L

Stocked Items

TypeCost
Fetal Bovine Serum $143.00/500ml
Pen-Strep Solution $7.10/100ml
Long fluorescent bulbs for laminar flow hoods (F64T12CW/HO) $5.00/each

Equipment Use

InstrumentCost
Storm phosphorimager: $4.10/scan

Custom Services

ExamplesCost
--buffer solutions like PBS, HBS
--serum testing
$12.70/hour + cost of materials

Cell Maintenance

Type of serviceCost
Cell maintenance $12.70/hour
Annual cryogenic storage fee $16.00/box

Protein Sciences Facility

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Cell Media Facility
School of Chemical Sciences
491 Roger Adams Lab
600 S. Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
Dr. Sandra McMasters, Director

(217) 244-5898
smattick [at] illinois [dot] edu

campus mail:
Box B-4, MC-712
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday

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