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 are open from 8 am to 5 pm weekdays.
Charges and service requests
- £10.78 per hour for use of the equipment
- £29.86 per hour for us to carry out the work for you
Consumables are charged at a 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.
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.
Come and find us in the Teaching Wing, TL3.3 and TL2.2.
Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
Biomedical Sciences Teaching Wing