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Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Facility

Overview of Services

The mission of the Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Facility (FCF) is to provide easy and cost effective access to state-of-the-art flow cytometry and cell sorting instrumentation, services, and expertise for all researchers at Colorado State University. The Flow Cytometry Core has flow cytometry analyzers, cell sorters, and dedicated personnel with expertise in flow cytometry, experimental design, assay development, assay optimization, and assay implementation. Additionally, the Flow Core Facility is one of only two Colorado organizations that offers high-throughput flow cytometry capability and is the only Colorado organization offering BSL-3 flow cytometry services.

Leadership & Staff

Name Role Phone Email
Henao-Tamayo, Marcela Co-Director (970) 491-5357
Allen, Chris Co-Director and Lab Manager (970) 491-0573
Lizzy Creissen Lab Manager  (970) 308-2106

Lindstadt, Corrine Manager for Finance, Analytics, and Research Projects (970) 491-6531
Garriott, Lexi Financial & Accounting Analyst (970) 491-6460
Karranza, Kasimir Technical and Administrative Support (970) 402-7364
Burke, Bradly Technical and Administrative Support  (405) 708-1133


Location and hours of operation

Molecular and Radiological Biosciences Building (MRB)

Room 479D

1385 Center Avenue

Fort Collins, CO 80523


Monday - Friday; 8 AM - 5 PM

Links and Resources

  1. Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Facility website
  2. Marcela Henao-Tamayo Bio


Name Role Phone Email Location
Marcela Henao-Tamayo
B104 Mircrobiology
Christopher Allen
Co-Director and Core Lab Manager
MRB Room 479D
Corrine Lindstadt
Financial Manager
B116e Microbiology
Lexi Garriott
iLabs and Billing Oversight
B116e Microbiology
Bradly Burke
Technical and Administrative Support
MRB Room 479D
Kasimir Carranza
Technical and Administrative Support
MRB Room 479D
Lizzy Creissen