User Fees

The Histotechnology Facility’s fees are based on the type of work that is done for a project. All investigators are asked to contact the facility to determine rates for any work to be done.

 

 

Wistar

Non-Wistar Academic

Commercial

 

Paraffin:

Pricing unit

Decalcification

$2.05

$2.73

$3.41

specimen

Fixation

$2.05

$2.73

$3.41

specimen

Trimming

$2.05

$2.73

$3.41

specimen

Tissue Processing:

   with cassette

$4.10

$5.46

$6.83

specimen

   without cassette

$2.05

$2.73

$3.41

specimen

Embedding

$2.05

$2.73

$3.41

specimen

Sectioning

$2.05

$2.73

$3.41

section

 

$1.19

$1.58

$2.00

additional level(s)

 

$0.63

$0.84

$1.05

additional section(s)/slide

 

 

 

Frozen Sections:

Embedding

$3.43

$4.41

$4.88

block

Sectioning

$3.42

$4.41

$4.88

1st section/slide

 

$1.63

$2.15

$2.73

additional section/slide

Fixation

$1.63

$2.15

$2.73

slide

 

 

 

Staining:

H&E

$2.05

$2.73

$3.41

slide*

Other stains by request

$7.25

$9.66

$12.08

slide

Metal stain

$14.49

$19.32

$24.15

slide

 

Set-Up fee:

 

$31.50

$31.50

$47.25

25 specimens and/or 100 slides**

 

Slide boxes/folders are provided. Costs are based on most current quote from provider and are subject to change at any time.

If samples are of an urgent nature, users can have priority given to their set for a rush fee of double the applicable charge. Rush status needs to be communicated at the time of submission.

*Previously prepared slides submitted for H&E staining will be charged only the corresponding staining rate.

**Fee applied to full histological preparation (processing, embedding, sectioning, H&E staining).