Histology & Research Laboratory

COVID-19 update: We have resumed 50% of our operations. Sunrise plan announcement.

The Histology & Research Laboratory provides comprehensive histology services to researchers working with human and non-human biospecimens.

Services provided

  • Animal necropsy
  • Tissue grossing
  • FFPE processing/embedding (includes large tissue work)
  • OCT embedding
  • Custom sectioning
  • Histochemical stains
  • Immunohistochemistry (IHC)
  • Immunofluorescence (IF)
  • Tissue microarray (TMA) construction
  • Student Training
  • Equipment training and rental
  • Pathologist consultation

Location

The laboratory is located in 2-155 Jackson Hall.

Contact Us

Jenny Pham, PhD
Program Director, Biorepository and Laboratory Services
pham0435@umn.edu

Colleen Forster, HT(ASCP)QIHC
Histology Technician
cforster@umn.edu