Research Pathology Services

Equipment/facility: Facility

    Description

    The Research Pathology Services mission is to support research in animal models of human disease by providing histology techniques and veterinary pathology services. With expertise in a wide range of mammalian and non-mammalian species, the Facility assists investigators with the selection of animal models, design of experiments, analysis of gross and microscopic tissues, and interpretation of findings. The Research Pathology Services team is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and is staffed by an ACVP boarded veterinary pathologist, a research pathologist, and two full-time technicians. The Facility encourages early partnership with investigators during the development of research projects in order to provide the best research, technical, and administrative support.

    Services include:
    - Necropsy
    - Tissue trimming, processing and sectioning
    - Routine and special stains
    - Publication quality images
    - Morphometric analysis
    - Results interpretation
    - Document review for pathology content

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    animal models
    technicians
    research projects
    human diseases
    histology
    laboratory animals
    necropsy
    experimental design
    image analysis
    tissues
    methodology