Faculty : Departmental- Primary

Huw Kruger Gray, Ph.D.

Dr. Kruger Gray oversees the operation of this facility. His primary responsibilities include determining facility policies, providing consultation to researchers on experimental design, assisting with data interpretation, budgeting, determining future development strategy for the facility and seeking appropriate funding. Dr. Kruger Gray has over 20 years of experience in flow cytometry, including applications and technical support, both academic and industrial. He holds a Ph.D. in micro-biology from the University of Essex in England.

The experienced and talented facility staff jointly are responsible for all aspects of the daily operation of all flow cytometry instruments. They assist with and provide advice on running samples with users on the analyzers, as well as exclusively performing cell sorting. They also are responsible for performing regular quality control, to ensure accurate operation of the instruments. The staff are well qualified to perform routine instrument maintenance, plus minor repairs. In addition, they assist investigators with data analysis and storage, as well as the collection of information for facility usage reporting, billing users for services provided, plus the purchase of supplies, as required. They provide appropriate training for investigators, students and technical staff in the operation of the flow cytometers, use of their software and analysis of data.

To inquire about services of the Flow Cytometry Shared Resource, contact Huw S. (“Zip”) Kruger Gray, Ph.D., FCSR Director, at 305-243-5019 or HKGray@med.miami.edu. You can also contact any of the staff in the main laboratory facility (in RMSB 3061) at 305-243-5571.