All orders are placed through the Shared Scientific Facilities iLab system.
Stanford Users: Login or register for an iLab account using your valid Stanford credentials (SUNet ID).
If you need help ordering and have already registered, please visit the help manual.
Ordering Fly Media
Bottles: When ordering bottles please specify the quantity in the number of bottles or number of pans. 1pan = 54 bottles
Vials (Rack): When ordering vials please specify in number of racks only. No half racks or individual vials will be provided. 1 rack = 100 vials
Caps: Small caps (35x10mm) are ordered as singles, medium (60x15mm) and large caps (100x15mm) are ordered in sleeves of 20. Special orders of apple juice caps can be made upon request
Orders for cages, embryo collections and adult wild-type flies can be made upon request.
Please feel free to ask about any other special orders that you would like and we will do our best to help you.
Our standard weekly schedule for making fly media is:
Monday – Dextrose bottles
Tuesday – Dextrose vials
Wednesday – Molasses bottles
Thursday – Molasses vials
Friday – Molasses caps (usually made biweekly)
Food is delivered the following day from which it was made.