Pricing

Chargeback fees for access to Microscopy Core instrumentation are administered in 0.5 hour increments.

Service Type KI (per hour) MIT (non-KI) (per hour)
Confocal & Fluorescent Imaging
Training $81.00 $85.00
Assisted service $125.00 $250.00
Independent use,  peak time (8 am to 8 pm) $44.00 $88.00
Independent use, off-peak time (8 pm to 8 am) $23.00 $46.00
Bright Field Imaging
Training $81.00 $85.00
Assisted service $81.00 $162.00
Independent use $16.00 $32.00
Spatial Gene Expression/LCM
Training $81.00 $85.00
Assisted service $81.00 $162.00
Independent use $44.00 $88.00

The above fee schedule is effective July 1, 2021.

Please note: rates are set periodically, based on operating costs and in accordance with MIT and NCI policies. They are reviewed and approved annually by the MIT Office of Cost Analysis. Services are billed at the rate listed on the date of service delivery.