We will perform histological services from sample grossing and prep through to sectioning, staining and mounting. Please see our fees page for more information. We can usually accommodate custom requests.
Our histology lab is equiped with a complete set of new equipment required for automated processing of tissue samples, embedding, sectioning and staining. We can train students, staff or faculty on the use of this equipment which is available for booking.
Tissue processorShandon Excelsior ES Tissue Processor allows for xylene-free tissue processing
HistoStar Embedding WorkstationBrightly illuminated work surfaces, cool and contoured arm rests, 5 liter paraffin capacity, cold plate area for 72 base molds, large heated workspace, and specimen holding area
Microm™ HM 525 CryostatSemi-electronic cryostat with stepper motor
HM 355S Automatic MicrotomeDesigned for all applications using paraffin and hard specimens