Fees (for 2020-2021)

Louise Pelletier Histology Core Facility (LPHCF)

LPHCF

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Service Costs
PARAFFIN SERVICES
 

Processing and Embedding

$4.20

Reverse processing $6.30

Agar Inclusion: per sample

$3.70

Decalcification

$4.50

Block cutting

$1.85

Paraffin Sectioning - Unstained or for Staining: per slide

$1.30

Serial Sectioning OR more than 2 sections per slide: per slide

$0.35

Added complexity: per section

$0.60

Sections from different blocks or out of order: per section

$0.75

Total Levels: (levels x number of blocks)

$2.40

RNAse free: number of blocks

$23.00

Membranes

$1.60

Coverslip

$1.05

Trim Collection

$2.10
FROZEN SERVICES

 

Frozen embedding - per sample

$5.40

Frozen Block Cutting

$5.10

Frozen Sectioning - Unstained or for staining: per slide

$1.35

Add frozen section (same or different block): per section

$0.75

STAINING SERVICES

 

All Staining Costs are per Slide
 

H&E

H&E Frozen

$1.60

$1.60

PAS/HPS Stain, Prussian Blue

$3.70

Giemsa - Parasites

$2.60

Special stains cat. I - Alcian blue, Congo Red, Cresyl Violet, Thyoflavine, Sirus red, Toluidine blue, Alizarin Red

$2.65

Fast green (counterstain), Nuclear fast red (counterstain) $1.40

Special stains cat II - Masson Trichrome, Gomoris Aldehyde Fuchin, Verhoeff-VanGieson, LFB/PAS, Safranin O, Wrights-Giemsa Stain

$3.95

Special stains cat III - Brown-Hopps-Brent Gram stain, Oil Red O

$5.80

Silver Stain Modified, Alpha Cells - Churukian, Pentachrome, Von Kossa (calcium and minerals)

$10.50

IMMUNOHISTOCHEMISTRY SERVICES

 

Antibodies must be provided by the researcher
 

Deparaffin and/or Mount: per slide

$0.60

Antigen Demasking:(per batch of 20 slides)

$8.50

Counterstain (hematoxylin)

$1.40

Antibody Titration: per antibody

$295.00

Immunohistochemistry: per slide

$28.30

Dual Immunofluorescent staining: per slide

$36.50

 

SCANNING SERVICES
 
Axioscan, 20X Brightfield: per slide

$4.20

 

Axioscan, 40X Brightfield: per slide

$6.30
Axioscan, 20X Fluorescence: per slide

$12.60

 

Axioscan, 40X Fluorescence: per slide

$18.00

 

  • Please note that the fees displayed are subsidized by the University of Ottawa to its researchers and affiliates. For external fees, please contact pathlab@uottawa.ca.
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