Research


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  • Lab Service Fees

    Paraffin histology

    Price/unit

    Tissue processing only

    Processing and embedding

    Paraffin processing, embedding and 1 H&E

    Decalcification

    Unstained section (adhesive side)

    Sections cut, rolled and placed in microcentrifuge tube DNA/RNA studies w/blade change

    Sections cut, rolled and placed in microcentrifuge tube DNA/RNA studies w/o blade change

    $3/cassette

    $6/cassette

    $10/cassette

    $5/cassette

    $3/slide

    $5/cassette


    $3/cassette

    Histostaining

    H&E, section provided

    H&E, cut section and staining

    Special stains (i.e. Trichrome, PAS, Alcian Blue, silver, etc.)

    $3/slide

    $5/slide

    $10/slide

    Frozen section histology

    Freeze/embed tissue

    Face block and first slide

    Additional slides

    H&E

    $5/block

    $10

    $1.75/slide

    $6/slide

    Immunohistochemistry

    Established protocol, antibodies provided by investigator

    Established protocol, Ab not provided by investigator

    Titer antibody and optimize detection method

    $18/slide

    $30/slide

    $1,500/antibody

    Tissue microarray

    Creating TMA block

    Area of interest identified (per core transfer)

    Area of interest not identified

    H&E from TMA block

    Section from TMA block

     

    $10

    $250 + transfer

    $12/slide

    $10/section

    Miscellaneous

    Slide box (25)

    Slide box (50)

    Slide box (100)

    $7/box

    $12/box

    $15/box

    Consultation

    Pathologist consultation

    $95/hour

     

     

    Electron Microscopy

    Cost

    Unit

    Cost per specimen from tissue to digital pictures

    $80

    sample

    A la carte

    Conventional fixation, dehydration and embedding

    TEM grid staining

    Ultramicrotome time

    Technician assistance

    Negative and digital image processing

    Microscope beam time

    $30

    $10

    $30

    $40

    $20

    $50

    per sample

    per sample

    per hour

    per hour

    per sample

    per hour