Table of Services

Histopathology Services

Tissue processing/paraffin blocks and sections

Preparation of histological sections from tissues provided by investigators

Tissue sectioning from frozen blocks

Preparation  of histological cryosections from animal tissues provided by investigators

Tissue section staining

H & E, and other classical histological techniques for microscopic evaluation of tissues and cells

Immunohistochemistry

Detection of  cancer-related proteins in tissue sections

Interpretative pathology

Pathologists of the Facility will read slides and report on the abnormalities found when requested.

Histopathology Reports

Web based database with all the cases signed-out by the Facility Director.  Found here.

Digital photography

Pathologists of the Facility will document microscopic findings when requested

Image Analysis

Advanced computer-assisted image analyzers permit morphometric and densitometric analysis of tissue components and IHC reactions.