Histology and IHC Services
Epistem can perform all your routine histology needs including paraffin wax tissue processing, embedding and sectioning, frozen tissue embedding and cryosectioning, and decalcification of ossified tissue. Routine haematoxylin and eosin staining can be tailored to your preference and a range of special stains are available.
Our experience can help with tissue acquisition, advise on fixation, and determine the best tissue preparation and orientation to maximise the information potential in your tissues of interest.
Epistem has experience of rodent, non-human primate and human tissues with particular expertise in epithelial tissues.
View our gallery of stains with descriptions including some of the following:
- Masson's Trichrome
- Acidified Toluidine Blue Periodic acid Schiff (PAS)
- Grünwald Giemsa
- Masson Fontana Silver
- Van Gieson's
- Gomori's Aldehyde Fuchsin
- MSB Fibrin
- Gordon and Sweets