University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign





The histology lab has four full-time board certified

histotechnologists, with over 85 years of experience between them. 





We are a full service diagnostic lab which offers basic histologic work, over 60 special stains and 80 immunohistochemistry stains.  We also do work for researchers within and outside the university system.



  • Automated tissue processors
  • Automated H&E stainer with coverslipper
  • Automated Immunohistochemical instruments

Additional info and services

  • Processing, embedding and cutting of soft tissues and tissue pellets
  • Processing, embedding and cutting of bone samples following decalcification process
  • Immunohistochemical stains (oncology markers and infectious disease)
  • Special stains
  • Other special processes: keratin softening (hooves and nails) and nitric acid (teeth)



































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