William G. Telford, Ph.D.

William G. Telford, Ph.D.

  • Center for Cancer Research
  • National Cancer Institute
Laboratory of Pathology


The NCI Research Flow Facility provides a wide variety of state-of-the-art flow and image cytometry instrumentation. Full support is provided to users of this instrumentation, including initial planning of experiments, training on the appropriate instrumentation, assistance in data collection, subsequent data analysis, and final presentation of results.

Areas of Expertise

Flow And Image Cytometry


Selected Key Publications

Stem cell side population analysis and sorting using DyeCycle violet

Telford, WG.
Chapter 9: 2010. [ Book Chapter ]

Side population analysis using a violet-excited cell-permeable DNA binding dye

Telford WG, Bradford J, Godfrey W, Robey RW, Bates SE.
Stem Cells. 25(4): 1029-36, 2007. [ Journal Article ]

The minimal instrumentation requirements for Hoechst side population analysis: stem cell analysis on low-cost flow cytometry platforms

Cabana R, Frolova EG, Kapoor V, Thomas RA, Krishan A, Telford WG.
Stem Cells. 24(11): 2573-81, 2006. [ Journal Article ]

Discrimination of the Hoechst side population in mouse bone marrow with violet and near-ultraviolet laser diodes

Telford WG, Frolova EG.
Cytometry A. 57(1): 45-52, 2004. [ Journal Article ]


Nga Voong Hawk, Ph.D.
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