Histology

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Fee Schedule – Each accession received will be charged a $5.00 accessioning fee, in addition to the requested testing. Please Note Accession fee is not assessed on Regulatory only submissions; however, mixed submissions would still receive an Accession Fee. Please contact the laboratory if you have any questions. Fees are subject to change without notice.

Histology
Test Name Specimen Required Test Days Turn Around Time (Business Days) Fee Comments
H&E Stained Slide Paraffin Block or slides M – F 2 $20.00 per slide
Special Stain Paraffin Block or slides M – F 2 $20.00 per slide
$27.00 per block
Many stains are available, call laboratory.
Histology Decal Fixed tissue M – F Varies with Sample Size $15.00 per diagnostic case
$20.00 per Research case
Duplicate stained slide Paraffin block or slide M – F 3 $10.00 per slide
$18.00 per slide
Duplicate stained slide from the same block requested at original submission.
Duplicate stained slide requested after original submission.
Unstained Section on charged Slide Paraffin block M – F 3 $7.00 per slide $2.00 for additional unstained section same block
Histotechnologist Embedding Paraffin infiltrated Tissue M – F 2 $2.00 per block
Histotechnologist Consultation NA M – F NA $60.00 per hour By Appointment
Histotechnologist Specimen Trimming/ Technician time Fixed tissue M – F 2 $15.00 per 1/4 hour
Histotechnologist Processing to Wax Fixed tissue in cassettes M – F 2 $2.00 per block
Histopathology, Fish, Reptile, Amphibian Small Fixed fish or tissue sets 1-3 fish from same tank/system M – F 10-40 $65.00 Small fish, reptiles, and amphibians are defined as those animals under 8 inches in length
Histopathology, Fish, Reptile, Amphibian Large Fixed fish or tissue sets 1-3 fish from same tank/system M – F 10-40 $90.00 Large fish, reptiles, and amphibians are defined as those animals over 8 inches in length
Histopathology, Adult Marine Mammal, Shark Fixed tissue M – F 10-40 $170.00
Histopathology, Research Fixed tissue, paraffin blocks, glass slides M – F by arrangement by arrangement contact the laboratory at 860-486-3738
Histopathology, Surgical Biopsy Fixed tissue M – F 2-4 $50.00 for 1 site $20.00 for each additional site
Research Study Interpretation Fixed tissue, paraffin blocks, glass slides Dependent upon Pathologist availability by arrangement contact the laboratory at 860-486-3738 Information regarding study protocol, species, amount of tissue(s)/slides for interpretation will be requested
Slide Interpretation Stained glass slide M – F by arrangement by arrangement