The biorepository offices currently reside on the second floor of the Medical Sciences Building. Located near the offices are multiple secure BSL2 laboratories supplied with essential equipment to perform molecular and histological work. This designation is required by EHS to work with unfixed human and animal specimens.

If you’re interested in any of our services, our pricing is available here.

Services include:


  • Tissue Retrieval
  • Process
    • Snap Freeze
    • Fix and Embed (FFPE)
    • Spin Down
    • Cell Separations
  • Store Specimens
    • -80° Freezers
    • LN2
    • Spin Down
    • FFPE Block Cabinet


  • Nucleic Acid Isolation
  • Cell Separations Using MACS System
  • Blood Separations (Ficoll Paque or Simple Spin Down Techniques
  • Western Blot
  • Other Custom Projects


  • Process/Embed
  • Section
  • Tissue Scrolls
  • Unstained Slides
  • H&E Stains
  • Special Stains
  • IHC's
  • Tissue Microarrays
  • Cystopins


  • Dry Ice
  • Slide Scanner - digital images 20x, 40x and 60x
  • Data Collection
  • Chemistry Analyzers (Expected in 2021




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Photo of Autostainer

Ventana Autostainer

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Photo of Embedding Station

Embedding Station

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Leica Microtome