Histology Services Unit
We have a range of equipment that staff and students can be trained to use. Experts are also available to provide help and guidance.
We offer the following services:
- routine or specialist staining,
- histological training and advice,
- knife sharpening,
- celloidin sectioning,
- frozen sectioning (thin),
- frozen sectioning (thick),
- fixative preparation,
- wax processing,
- wax sectioning,
- digital micrography,
- image acquisition,
- histological supplies.
Charges and service requests
We charge ten pounds per hour for use of the equipment or £26 per hour for us to carry out the work for you. Consumables charged at replacement cost.
Please print out and complete a Histology services worksheet (Office document, 41kB) with all relevant details. A drawing in the box is often very useful.
Come and find us in the Teaching Wing, TL3.3 and TL2.2.
Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
Biomedical Sciences Teaching Wing