Microscopic Techniques Laboratory is located in Room
78-177 Semel Institute.
This facility is prepared to
give instructions in microscopic techniques and assist you
in preparing tissue specimens for light microscopic observation.
procedures available include some immunocytochemistry staining,
special stains, paraffin sectioning, slide preparation for
in situ hybridization, cryostat sectioning, plastic embedding
and sectioning. The laboratory also provides staining setups,
a cryostat, microtomes, and a Nikon photomicroscope for
use by trained personnel.
Microscopic Techniques Laboratory Core Supervisor is Sirus
To use the laboratory and its facilities, you must obtain
an Investigator Authorization Form from the Microscopic
following services are provided by the BRI Microscopic
Techniques Core. For prices, questions, or consultation,
contact the Core Supervisor, Sirus Kohan,
Service Sectioning (all microtomes)
Service Staining (all types)
Service Immunohistochemistry/In Situ
Service Embedding for Light Microscopy
Self-Service Microtome/Equipment Use
Self-Service Laboratory Space Use
Consultation, Training, Assistance, and Project