Pricing

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

Service Type KI MIT (non-KI) EXTERNAL Academic
Confocal & Fluorescent Imaging  
Training $85.00 $85.00 $127.50
Assisted service $131.00 $131.00 $196.50
Independent use,  peak time (8 am to 8 pm) $46.00 $46.00 $69.00
Independent use, off-peak time (8 pm to 8 am) $24.00 $24.00 NA
Bright Field Imaging  
Training $85.00 $85.00 $127.50
Assisted service $85.00 $85.00 $127.50
Independent use $17.00 $17.00 $25.50
Spatial Gene Expression/LCM  
Training $85.00 $85.00 $127.50
Assisted service $85.00 $85.00 $127.50
Independent use $46.00 $46.00 $69.00

The above fee schedule is effective July 1, 2022.

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.