Histopathology | Service List

​Below is the list of Histopathology services offered by our Comparative Phenotyping Core. It is highly recommended that you converse with a trained mouse histotechnologist for help with planning experiments that will need histology analyses. To obtain a quote and/or inquire about other services that aren't listed below, please contact Dr. Nissi Varki: nvarki@ucsd.edu.

​Catalog #
Procedure​
​UCSD
​Non-UCSD
​1
​Full-service mouse necropsy
$163​
​$236
1a​
​Perfusion fixation
​$40
$​59
​1b
​Organ removal
​$25
​$59
2​​Automated processing of samples for embedding
​$19
​$28
​2a
​Paraffin embedding (per 10 blocks)
​$32
​$46
​2c
​Paraffin sections for step sections (per hour of technician time)
$​39
​$57
3​​Histochemical stains (per hour of technician time)
​$39
​$57
​3b
​Immunohistochemistry (per hour of technician time)
​$39
​$57
​4
​Frozen sections (per hour of technician time)
​$39
​$57
​5
​Consultation (per hour of pathologist time)
​$111
​$160
​6
​Cryostat rental/other
​$10