About the Core

The Neuropathology Core provides the capability to perform structural studies of the brain. It provides users anatomical expertise in preparing and analyzing developing and adult brains for deviations from typical structure in species ranging from rodents through to primates, including human. It also now offers the same high quality service for studies of the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster

Services Available

  • Tissue cutting
  • Immunolabeling
  • Basic Imaging
  • Golgi-Cox staining
  • Routine Histology (such as H&E, Nissl staining)
  • Training for perfusion/dissection
  • Training for brain dissection
  • Training for intricate dissection (embryo, etc.)
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)