Fees

For outside vendors (those users without LSU accounts)

TEM $/0.5 hour $/hour Price
Instrument use w/o assistance $20 $40  
Instrument use with assistance $32.50 $65  
Processing/sample (includes fixations, block staining, dehydration, infiltration and embedding)     $20
Sectioning/block (3 grids or 1 slide) and staining negative staining/grid     $25
Negative staining/grid     $5
Immunocytochemistry/cryosection with user reagents (includes serum blocking, antibodies treatment, staining, LN2, etc.     $100
Vacuum evaporator/run     $20
SEM $/0.5 hour $/hour Price
Instrument use w/o assistance $17.50 $35  
Instrument use with assistance $30 $60  
SEM+EDS use w/o assistance $20 $40  
SEM+EDS use with assistance $30 $60  
ESEM use w/o assistance $25 $50  
ESEM use with assistance $35 $70  
Processing/sample (includes fixations and dehydration)     $20
CPD/run     $10
Coating/stub (4 mins)     $5
Light Microscopy $/0.5 hour $/hour Price
Standard w/o assistance $5 $10  
Standard with assistance $10 $20  
Fluorescence use w/o assistance (0.5 hour min) $10 $20  
Fluorescence use with assistance (0.5 hour min) $15 $30  
PALM use w/o assistance $15 $30  
PALM use with assistance $25 $50  
LSM (confocal) use w/o assistance $12.50 $25  
LSM (confocal) use with assistance $25 $50  
Chemicals for EM/LM Copper grid (each    

$6

$3