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Service Charges & Ordering


Service Charges

Effective 1-Sep-2020

Service* Reagent Kit # of Instrument Runs** Maximum # of samples HKU academic
Other academic
Experimental optimization 1 3 48 HK$ 6,500 HK$ 8,200
Low volume screening 1 2 70 HK$ 5,300 HK$ 6,500
Full plate screening 1 1 88 HK$ 3,600 HK$ 4,400

*To aid first time users, we provide up to 2 hours of project consultation which includes:
  • Experimental design discussion
  • Guided usage of assay design software
  • Troubleshooting and assay optimization advice
  • Tutorial on data analysis software

Consultation charge at HK$ 200 per hour applies beyond the above 2 hours.

**Up to 5 assays can be accommodated per instrument run.  Additional assay will be charged at $150 per assay.  Samples for the same assay MUST be arranged together.

Commercial clients welcome, please enquire.

For academic institutes or commercial clients outside of Hong Kong, an extra HK$500 (per payment transaction) handling fee is required if the payment is made by bank draft or telegraphic transfer.

*IMPORTANT:* To qualify for HKU pricing, the investigator must be a regular employee of HKU AND payment must be made from an internal HKU financial account that qualifies for internal transfer.  Overhead charge is required for all incoming external funding.

Service Ordering

Please submit service request through iLab.