Histology Research Service
Contact details and costs for the Histology Research Service
The histology research service lab have tissue processors allowing fixed tissues to be processed through to paraffin wax, microtomes for section cutting and access to a variety of light microscopy stains including routine H&E, PSR, PAS, PBR, Reticulin, Masson Trichrome, Elastic and Orcein.
Sections for immunocytochemistry, DNA or RNA recovery can also be cut and immunohistochemistry can be performed on the cut sections if required.
A cryostat is also available for frozen section cutting.
|Each or per slide|
|Tissue Processing to FFPE blocks||£8.66|
|H&E cut and stain||£3.75|
|Other stains available, please ask for cost|
|Cryostat self use||£10.00/hour|
|Microtome self use||£10.00/hour|
|IHC||£11.06 slide, primary antibody to be supplied|
|Technical time for imaging set up||£46.20/hour|
|Section/curl for RNA/DNA extractions||£2.21|