Orthopaedic Histology and Histomorphometry Laboratory

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This laboratory provides histological preparations of both soft and hard tissues including undemineralized bone. Processing of bone requires specialized plastic embedding techniques utilizing either methylmethacrylate or glycolmethacrylate methods which are done on site. A wide array of special stains for bone tissues are performed on a routine basis. The laboratory is a fully equipped histology facility utilizing state of the art tissue processors, specialized microtomes, cryostats and knives designed to section hard tissues. High resolution digital photography of microscope slides is available.

  • Plastic embedding of undemineralized bone
  • Special stains
  • Histomorphometry
  • Routine histology/cryotomy
  • Digital photography

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Orthopaedic Histology and Histomorphometry Laboratory Website
Farnam Memorial Building (FMB) Farnam Memorial Building (330 Cedar)
330 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT 06510