Embedding Station


Embedding Station

Embedding of animal tissue in paraffin blocks.

Research Facility

Histology Laboratory
Memorial University
St. John's
Newfoundland and Labrador (NL)

The Histology laboratory provides routine and specialized histological support services primarily to investigators within the Faculty of Medicine, and upon request to other researchers in the university community. These services include processing, embedding, sectioning and staining of necropsy and surgical specimens utilizing frozen, paraffin and plastic resin embedding techniques. Both technologists are available to assist, recommend or perform any of the techniques used in this laboratory. Services are provided on a first come, first serve basis with a set fee applied for cost recovery purposes.

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Patricia Cousins Primary Contact
Manager, Medical Laboratories
Iliana Dimitrova
Histology Laboratory Supervisor

Danielle Gardener
Medical technologist

Date submitted: Tue, Aug 14, 2018 11:33 AM
Date updated: Tue, Aug 14, 2018 11:34 AM

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