Histology and Health Laboratory

Coordinator: María J. Caballero. The histology and health lab is equipped with:

  • 1 Tissue procesor for paraffin
  • 1 Embedding center for paraffin
  • 1 Rotary microtome adapted for paraffin and plastic blocks
  • 1 Cryostat for frozen samples
  • 1 Ultramicrotome for semi and ultrathin resin sections with diamond knife
  • 1 Glass Knifemaker
  • 1 Light microscope and Fluorescence microscope with digital camara
  • 1 Stereo microscope
  • 1 Microscope with multi viewing systems for 5 users
  • 1 Microscope Imaging Software for measurement data
  • 1 Digital camara for gross images
  • 1 Staining system for routine stains
  • 1 Staining system for immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescence techniques

 Preparation of parafine blocks

 

 Parafine blocks

 

Simultaneos visualization of histological images

 

Image processing and analysis