MicroScale Thermophoresis - Services and Fees

MicroScale Thermophoresis - Services and Fees

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Services and fees

MicroScale Thermophoresis Core Facility in Department of Biosciences provides biomolecular interaction analysis services and training for new users. Researchers and students can use the machine independently after a training session. Training is given by the personnel of the core facility and is obligatory for all new users. Users are charged based on instrument time, starting when you log in the software and ending when you log out based on the manually filled user log and on the logging information in the NTControl software.

  • Helsinki University users, instrument charge 20 €/h (excluding VAT)
  • User training contains the instrument charge 20 €/h, the teaching fee 40 €/h and 30 € for the kit used for training (excluding VAT)
  • Analysis by the personnel of core facility contains both the instrument charge of 20 €/h and the operator fee of 40 €/h (excluding VAT)
  • Academic users and research institutes outside of University of Helsinki and non-academic users, please contact the core manager for inquires
  • Users from Department of Biosciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Institute of Biotechnology, Neuroscience research center and Membrec-group members, please contact the core manager for inquires
  • We charge for every starting half an hour (starting from 1.1.2015)
  • Customers buy their own consumables (labelling kits, capillaries etc.). We keep a stock of standard capillaries which customers are able to buy (standard capillaries are sold as vials, hydrophilic and hydrophobic capillaries by pieces)
  • Accumulated invoices will be sent out approximately four times per year