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Service Charges & Ordering


Service Charges

Effective 1-Jul-2017

Service* Reagent Kit # of Instrument Runs** Maximum # of samples HKU academic
Other academic
Experimental optimization 1 3 48 HK$ 5,900 HK$ 7,200
Low volume screening 1 2 70 HK$ 4,700 HK$ 5,700
Full plate screening 1 1 88 HK$ 3,300 HK$ 4,000

*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$300 (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; otherwise non-HKU price will be charged to cover the 15% finance charges levied by the HKU Finance Office for incoming external funding.

Service Request Forms and Sample Input file