What we can do for you

Tissue processing and embedding

Leica ASP300S tissue processor

Leica EG1150 paraffin embedding station

OCT embedding for frozen tissues

 

Tissue sectioning and staining

Microtomes Cryostats

ThermoScientific SlideMate slide printer

Leica CV5030 ST5020 automated multistainer and coverslipper

     

Immunohistochemistry (IHC)
In situ hybridization (ISH)

Ventana DISCOVERY ULTRA automated slide preparation system
  • Fully automated
  • 30 independent protocols can be run simultaneously
 

Laser capture microdissection

Arcturus XT
  • Isolation of pure cells from heterogeneous population
  • Ultimate flexibility in sample source and preparation
 
Microscopy
 
Other services:
  • Training
  • Consultation
  • Protocol development
  • Antibody optimization
  • Extended assistance
  • Independent use on instruments
 

Access to the Histopathology Platform is managed via the web-based iLab Solution's Core Facility Management software. Investigators must sign up for an iLab account in order to request core services or to schedule equipment or training.

Click here to access our iLab website.

The cost of services and equipment usage will vary according to specific study requirements. Click here for the Platform pricing list.

For additional information, you may contact the Histopathology Platform Manager:

Fazila Chouiali
Tel: 514-934-1934 ext. 76221 
Email: histopathology.rimuhc@mcgill.ca