UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

CCSG Acknowledgement

Required CCSG Acknowledgement

The NCI requires that publications acknowledge the UPCI CCSG support, and they are tracking compliance. If a UPCI CCSG-supported Shared Resource provided data used in your publication, please include the following statement in the acknowledgment section of your publication(s):

"This project used the UPCI [insert name(s) of shared resource(s)] that [is/are] supported in part by award P30CA047904."

Shared Resource Directors: Please make sure to include this statement on all of your order forms, contracts, etc. as a reminder to your users to acknowledge the UPCI CCSG support.


Fee Structure

Mass Spectrometry

  • In-gel Protein Identification: $60/band.
  • Low End Mass Spectrometry Instrumentation Usage: $15/hour.
  • High End Mass Spectrometry Instrumentation Usage: $25/hour.
  • CPF Specialist Services: $45/hour.
  • CPF Scientist Services: $74/hour.

Luminex

All Luminex Instrument Analysis Performed By the Facility Operators $154.99/plate
Plate processing with commercially available kits. The customer provides the samples and kit(s) purchased either directly from one of the manufacturers or through the core. Several companies have extended discounted pricing which we can pass along to our customers. The Luminex Core Laboratory processes the plate(s) and provides the data as an Excel spreadsheet. $499.99 + one-time instrument fee $99.00
Plate processing with kits developed in the Luminex Core Laboratory: The customer provides the samples in 96-well plate format. The Luminex Core Laboratory processes the plate(s) using an in-house kit and provides the data as an Excel spreadsheet. $549.99 + $200/analyte + one-time instrument fee $99.00
Kit development by Luminex Core Laboratory: The customer provides the antibodies (monoclonal for capture, polyclonal for detection) and protein standard. Luminex personnel are available for consultation and the assay development is offered on a no-guarantee basis. $750/$750/$1000 = $2,500.00
Additional Charges
Data normalization and/or consultation $20/hour
($10 minimum)
Virus Cleanup $50
Equipment Rental (UPCI only) - Vacuum Manifold/Shaker/Instrument Fee $275
Per Column Service (7-pt curve + Blank + 1 Column Samples)
Human 38-Plex (Millipore)
IL-1a, IL-1b, IL-ra, IL-2, IL-3, IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, IL-7, IL-8, IL-9, IL-10, IL-12p40, IL-12p70, IL-13, IL-15, IL-17a, sCD40L, EGF, Eotaxin, FGF-2, Flt-3L, Fractalkine, G-CSF, GM-CSF, GRO, IFNa2, IFNg, IP-10, MCP-1, MCP-3/CCL7, MDC/CCL22, MIP-1a, MIP-1b, TGFa, TNFa, TNFb, VEGF
$1,207.34
Human 30-Plex (Life Technologies)
EGF, Eotaxin, FGF-b, G-CSF, GM-CSF, HGF, IFN-a, IFN-g, IL-1b, IL-1Ra, IL-2, IL-2R, IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, IL-7, IL-8, IL-10, IL-12(p40/p70), IL-13, IL-15, IL-17, IP-10, MCP-1, MIG, MIP-1a, MIP-1b, RANTES, TNF-a, VEGF
$758.59
Human 27-Plex(Bio-Rad)
IL-1b, IL-1Ra, IL-2, IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, IL-7, IL-8, IL-9, IL-10, IL-12(p70), IL-13, IL-15, IL-17, Eotaxin, FGF-b, G-CSF, GM-CSF, IFN-g, IP-10, MCP-1, MIP-1a, MIP-1b, PDGF-BB, RANTES, TNF-a, VEGF
$1,013.17
Mouse 32-Plex (Millipore)
IL-1a, IL-1b, IL-2, IL-3, IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, IL-7, IL-9, IL-10, IL-12p40, IL-12p70, IL-13, IL-15, IL-17a, EOTAXIN, G-CSF, GM-CSF, INF-g, , IP-10, KC, LIF, LIX, M-CSF, MCP-1, MIG, MIP-1a, MIP-1b, MIP-2, RANTES, TNFa, VEGF
$1,094.01
Mouse 20-Plex (Life Technologies)
FGF-b, GM-CSF, IFN-g, IL-1a, IL-1b, IL-2, IL-4, IL-5, IL-6, IL-10, IL-12(p40/p70), IL-13, IL-17, IP-10, KC, MCP-1, MIG, MIP-1a, TNF-a, VEGF
$557.09
Other Assay Fees
Molecular Biology Assays (TF's Phosphos, etc.) $534.99
Protein Determination/Sample Dilution Fee $59.99 per 1-20 samples
Urinary Creatine/Sample Dilution Fee $79.99 per 1-20 samples
Training Session (Added to Processing Fee) $59.99
Rush Order $35.00