The fee structure in the table below applies to cells and biofluids. Tissue samples are subject to an additional fee of $15 per sample to cover additional sample processing steps.‚Äč

All fees are per sample with the exception of method development, which is considered a custom service. For more information regarding pricing considerations for method development, please see our Policies and Procedures


UHPLC-MS with Relative quant.   
High throughput polar metabolite profile$75 - $120$120 - $300
Tracing experiments / Flux analysis$75$120
Untargeted metabolomics with search engine  
Compound Discoverer$200$500
Lipid analysis - LipidSearch$150$400
UHPLC-MS with Absolute quant. (stable isotope labeled standards)  
Amino Acids (exc. Asn, Trp) or Acylcarnitines$95$110
Tryptophan, Kynurenine$75$120
Glycolysis, TCA$135$180
Choline, betaine, TMAO$130$190
Bile Acids$205$295
Compounds not in our library  
Method development$1,500$2,000

Rates updated July 1, 2021

Are you a CU Cancer Center Member?

Contact the Metabolomics Core Manager, Julie Haines, to discuss Cancer Center Member subsidized rates.