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BRC Recharge Rates

Fiscal Year 18 (October 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018)


DescriptionService ProvidedBSU UserNon-ProfitCommercial
Tryptic protein digestion
Sample Preparation
LC-MS shotgun Proteomics analysis
Mass Spec Analysis
MS Analysis by direct infusionMass Spec Analysis
LC_MS analysis of metabolites or intact proteinsMass Spec Analysis$58.20/sample


DescriptionService ProvidedBSU UserNon-ProfitCommercial
Zeiss LSM 510 Meta Confocal
Microscope - Operation Rate
Instrument Usage and Training$16.71/hour
Skyscan 1172 Scanner MicroCT- Operation RateInstrument Usage and Training$85.30/hour$119.85/hour$200.00/hour


DescriptionService ProvidedBSU UserNon-ProfitCommercial
Tissue Embedding System Leica TP1020/Leica EG1150H
Paraffin Embedding of Tissues$2.24/sample$3.14/sample$50.00/sample
Paraffin Sectioning Leica RM 2235Thin Sectioning of Paraffin Embedded Tissues$3.20/block
Frozen Tissue Sectioning Leica CM1950
Thin Sectioning of Frozen Tissues$59.54/hour$83.66/hour$125.00/hour
Thick Tissue Sectioning Leica VT1000
Thick Sectioning of Fresh & Fixed Tissues$1.01/hour$1.41/hour$50.00/hour
Autostaining System Leica AutostainerHistological Staining (H&E)$1.54/slide$2.17/slide$32.00/slide


DescriptionService ProvidedBSU UserNon-ProfitCommercial
Jasco J-810 CD SpectropolarimeterInstrument Usage and Training$25.55/hour$35.90/hour$60.00/hour
Beckman ProteomeLab XL-1 AUCIn-solution Characterization$147.05/run$206.67/run$375.00/run
Plasmid Propagation from Cell StockSample Preparation $12.07/sample$16.96/sample$50.00/sample
Plasmid Propagation from Plasmid Stock Sample Preparation$33.87/sample$47.59/sample$75.00/sample
Soluble Protein Expression TestSample Preparation$125.78/sample$176.72/sample$200.00/sample
Plasmid MaxiPrep
Sample Preparation$50.31/sample
Isotope N15 Label Prep (500ml)
Sample Preparation$110.10/sample
Isotope N15/C13 Label Prep (500ml)
Sample Preparation$242.10/sample
LB Prep (500ml)
Sample Preparation$75.22/sample

*Current as of October 2017: Cost Schedules for all equipment will be reviewed regularly and rates adjusted.

The BRC has three Service Fee Groups:
BSU-Boise State University users (faculty, staff student)
Non-Profit- Other Academic or Federally funded users
Commercial– Commercial for – profit entity users