Our mission is to improve human and animal health by accelerating basic and clinical research based on histological procedures.

About the Core


Routine or personalized histology services are provided including free sample submission supplies for Core users. Users are encouraged to consult Core staff early in project design for optimal results.


Immunolocalization assays for protein and mRNA using single or multiplex brightfield or fluorescence detection. A Zeiss Axioskop microscope with high-resolution Axiocam color and black and white cameras is available for photography and image analysis.

Digital pathology

Whole slide scanning allows online viewing of your entire tissue section for digital pathology reviews. The Olympus VS200 scanner is for either brightfield or fluorescence imaging.

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Need to run your Nanostring nCounter assay for multiplex RNA, DNA or protein targets? The Molecular Pathology Core maintains a nCounter FLEX…

nCounter gene cartridge