Equipment

  • Exakt Cutting and Grinding System Exakt grinder
  • Exakt Light Polymerization Unit
  • Microm HM355 automatic Microtome
  • Energy Beam Sciences HZ800 Microwave Processor
  • Isomet Saw
  • Bandsaw
  • Mill

Services Offered

  • Slide preparation, staining, and quantitative histomorphometric analysis as well as qualitative histologic evaluation.
  • Undecalified bone specimens with and without metal or ceramic implants
  • Plastic embedded vascular specimens with and without implants (heart valves, stents, etc.)
  • Standard decalcifed bone specimen preparation
  • Standard soft tissue paraffin preparation

Call Catherine G. Ambrose, Ph.D., 713.500.7007 for histology services.