Experimental Pathology Laboratory Service

The Experimental Pathology Laboratory Service Core (EX+) provides high quality and cost-effective histological services to investigators. EX+ also provides cutting edge imaging services and pathology interpretation services. We support investigators by assisting in experimental design, development and interpretation.

In addition, EX+ has an embedding center, microtomes and cryostat available for client usage. We also have a Leica II Tissue Processor which is solely dedicated for research use, and is equipped with various processing programs available with or without formalin.

  • Tissue processing-dissection
  • Paraffin and frozen section processing and embedding
  • Histological staining
  • Digital photo microscopy
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Histopathology
  • Pathologist consult services
  • Access to the Biospecimen Archive Research Core.

EX+ core is a fee for service core and open to all BU/BMC investigators, as well as outside institutions and commercial companies. For the current price list visit the EPLSC website and to submit your order form click here.

Contact

Cheryl Spencer
EX+ Core Manager│ (617) 413-1954

Dr. Jiyoun Kim
EX+ Core Director│ (617) 414-7067

pathlab@bu.edu │(617) 414-5292

Location

670 Albany Street, 3rd floor, Room 350