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  • The Histology Core Laboratory is a full service lab in the area of histological studies.

    Areas of expertise include:

    • Identification of tissue specimens, fixation techniques including a supply of fixatives for use, proper processing methods
    • Paraffin blocking of specimens with attention to correct orientation
    • Cutting of paraffin blocks including specific site locations
    • Routine histology stains to advanced staining methods
    • Cryostat sectioning and staining
    • Decalcification of bone specimens
    • Knife sharpening
    • Immunohistochemical Staining

    We are here to assist you with all your histological needs. If you have questions about a project, a staining method, or proper techniques, we can answer all those questions. Before starting a project, please contact us so that we can make your life easier and help you plan a course of action. Drop into the lab, call, or email for more information.