CDR NIH Supplements Finance Beckman Coulter MoFlo Astrios EQ Cell Sorter Purchase

New York –Dr. Ralph Nixon and Dr. Efrat Levy from the Center for Dementia Research, each receive administrative supplements to existing NIH awards. The funding was the result of a collaborative effort by the two researchers to purchase a Beckman Coulter MoFlo Astrios EQ Cell Sorter. The Cell Sorter is equipped with 4 lasers (405nm, 488nm, 561nm, 640nm) and 14 fluorescent color capabilities allowing researchers to analyze biological samples ranging in size from 0.2μm to 30μm.