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Histology Services:  FESC CustomersPrices and fees valid through December 31, 2021
Unit Cost
Fixation and Dehydration Services
Ethanol or Formalin fixationspecimen $    2.25
Zinc formalin fixationspecimen $    4.50
Dehydrationspecimen $    7.50
Sample Embedding by Core Staff
Paraffin embedding by Core (incl. materials)*specimen $   15.00
Paraffin re-embed by Core (incl. materials)*specimen $    4.50
OCT embed by Core (incl. materials)*specimen $    7.50
Self-Service Sample Embedding
Paraffin embedding (materials only)specimen $    9.38
Paraffin re-embed (materials only)specimen $    2.78
OCT embed (materials only)specimen $    4.50
Sample Sectioning
Sectioning Soft tissue (no orientation)*Block $    7.50
Sectioning Soft tissue (orientation required)*Block $   10.00
Slides
Mounting sections on slidesSlide $    5.00
H&E of charged slide cutting*Slide $    9.00
   
Use of staining setup with cover glass for H&ESlide $    1.65
Use of staining setup with cover glassSlide $    0.83
Equipment Use  
Unassisted use of microtomesPer hour $   15.00
Unassisted use of cryostatPer hour $   15.00
Unassisted use of Leica DMRPer hour $   15.00
Histology consultation or assistance*Per hour $ 150.00
Specialty Services
Fixation and Decalcifiation Services
Dissection (soft tissue, calvaria, etc)*specimen $    3.00
Complex dissecting (jaws, teeth, etc)*specimen $    7.50
Decalcification (FASC) 1 week*specimen $    7.50
Demineralization (EDTA) per week*specimen $    7.50
Paraffin Embed and Sectioning Services
Sectioning Rat or mouse tibia, calvaria*Block $   15.00
Sectioning Teeth (buccal-lingual orientation)*Block $   15.00
Sectioning Teeth (mesial-distal orientation)*Block $   33.75
Xclarity
Hydrogel embedding*specimen $   15.00
Tissue clearing*per 24 hr $   37.50
No Show policy: without 24 advance cancellation notice, the scheduled time will be charged after 20 minutes
Note: if samples are not completely processed by Core staff, additional fees at $75/hr will apply if additional processing is necessary
* = performed by Core Staff