Research Facilities & Services

As part of the McGill School of Biomedical Sciences, we have access to leading-edge scientific platforms that propel basic and applied research, and help translate biomedical discoveries into treatments and cures. Learn more

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology offers a variety of services to outside businesses and research institutes. To inquire about services offered, please contact the Facilities below.

Our Department provides flow cytometry and cell sorting services, allowing for the simultaneous measurement of multiple physical and/or chemical properties of single cells or biological particles through the use of fluorescent probes. Located in the Bellini building, the Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting Facility is available to external businesses and research institutes. For a complete description of our services, instrument details, available resources and core policies, visit

Facilities Description

Duff Biobar

Facility webpage
Order form

Contact: Mr. Tom Ringer, Lab Technician
                  Room 508, Duff Medical Building
                  514-398-3920, tom.ringer [at] (Email)

Media Facility

Contact: Ms Shan Hong Zhang, Lab Technician
               Room D12,Duff Medical Building
               514-398-3924, shanhong.zhang [at] (Email)

Washing/ Autoclaving

Contact: Mr. Tom Ringer, Lab Technician
               Room 514,Duff Medical Building
               514-398-3920, tom.ringer [at] (Email)




Room 517, Duff Medical Building, Training Video

Dr. Greg Marczynski
greg.marczynski [at] (Email)

Confocal Imaging Facility

Facility webpage

Manager: Dr. Greg Matlashewski

Room D17, Duff Medical Building
514-398-5967, greg.matlashewski [at] (subject: Confocal%20Imaging%20Facility) (Email)


Film Developer

Standard Operating Procedure


Room D5, Duff Medical Building
Drs. B. Cousineau & G. Matlashewski

benoit.cousineau [at] (Email) greg.matlashewski [at] (Email)

Film Processor

Room D7, Duff Medical Building

Contact: Mr. Tom Ringer, Lab Technician
514-398-3920, tom.ringer [at] (Email)

Ice Machine & Water System

Contact: Mr. Tom Ringer, Lab Technician
Room 508,Duff Medical Building
514-398-3920, tom.ringer [at] (Email)


Dr. Greg Matlashewski
greg.matlashewski [at] (subject: qPCR) (Email)

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