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Services and Fees

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Morphology Core Facility provides quality services in a timely matter. Services included but not limited to:

  • Routine histological preparations
  • Special stains
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Frozen sections

All services will be performed on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Service                                                                  **Rates effective 7/1/2013  
Service Charge
Light Microscopy
(Price per slide or block) 
Conventional histology    $8.80
Special stains    $9.90
Paraffin unstained    $4.00 
Embedding only    $3.50/block 
Cryotomy    $2.25
Cryotomy with Gold plus slides   $2.85
H & E Stain Only           $3.60
Immunohistochemistry*    $10.80

* Investigators are asked to order their own antibodies (we only have a few antibodies in stock).

** Rates displayed are for UMASS users. External and Academic users, please inquire at 508-856-5639 or 508-856-1198.