Pathology Translational Research Laboratory

The Pathology Shared Resource facilitates project planning, clinical validation, and implementation of novel translational technology and research in the fields of molecular diagnostics, molecular therapeutics, pharmacogenomics, quantitative morphologic image analysis and immunohistochemistry (IHC) in a CLIA-certified, CAP-accredited laboratory ensuring optimal clinical quality assurance.

Tissue processing/block creation
Histology; unstained, H&E or special stained sections
Tissue procurement: fresh tissue, customized
Tissue/Specimen banking and retrieval
Immunohistochemistry (IHC): Routine Abs; custom Abs (Leica Bond)
Quantitative image processing and analysis (protocol based)
Multiplex immunofluorescence assays
Tissue Microarray creation and use (standard/customized) (3D HISTECH-TMA Master)
Mutation and/or SNP genotyping (AB7500, Cepheid SCII)
Low density gene and miRNA expression
Next generation DNA sequencing (Illumina MiSeq, Ion Torrent PGM)
Assay development/validation/verification

Staff will be onsite to answer any questions you may have.
Torrey L. Gallagher, Clinical Lab Scientist V
Amber J. Erskine, Research Coordinator