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Cell Culture and Flow Cytometry Basics

Course number : PRD224   ID : 25276    Section Number : 1
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This course prepares individuals to work aseptically with mammalian cells and have a basic understanding of the handling, prepping, and running of samples on a Flow cytometer. Students demonstrate that they are able to follow a protocol, work with both adherent and suspension cell cultures, and perform cell-based assays. Instruction includes Flow cytometry principles and hands-on experience with fixing, staining and acquiring samples on a Flow cytometer. Upon completion students will be able to demonstrate their understanding of the controls needed for a Flow cytometry experiment and basic data analysis abilities.  

Class Details

13 Session(s)
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Online 24/7.  
  Weekly - Mon.  
  Weekly - Wed.  
  Weekly - Fri, Mon, Wed.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Catoctin Hall (C Bldg)
  TBD-CE .

Instructor : Multiple Instructor :
 1.Bryan Pelkey  2.Valerie Cousins  3.Savita Prabhakar 

CEUs : 5



Please read:  Classes will meet in person and require online participation as noted in a syllabus or course schedule that the instructor will provide. This course requires approval from the Program Manager and students are meant to have previous life science experience. All in-person class meetings will be held on FCC Main Campus, Catoctin Hall room C102.

In County 

Price: $450.00

In State 

Price: $455.00

Out of State Price 




Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 05/29/2023)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/8/2023 - 6/5/2023 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online Savita Prabhakar  ; Valerie Cousins  ; Bryan Pelkey 
5/8/2023 - 5/8/2023 Weekly - Mon 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM Frederick, Catoctin Hall (C Bldg)  Map, Room: C102 Savita Prabhakar  ; Valerie Cousins  ; Bryan Pelkey 
5/10/2023 - 5/10/2023 Weekly - Wed 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM Frederick, TBD-CE   Map, Room: TBA Savita Prabhakar  ; Valerie Cousins  ; Bryan Pelkey 
5/12/2023 - 6/5/2023 Weekly - Mon, Wed, Fri 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM Frederick, Catoctin Hall (C Bldg)  Map, Room: C102 Savita Prabhakar  ; Valerie Cousins  ; Bryan Pelkey