Histology & Immunohistochemistry Laboratory

Location: Basic Science Building, Room BS739
Director: William Hill Ph.D.

Research Specialist:
Shelby Carter, B.S., (ASPC) - RS II (843)792-1059
Ben Shamah, B.S., (ASPC) - RS I   (843)792-5648


  • Routine tissue processing for fixed paraffin-embedded and/or cryopreserved samples
  • Special tissue processing including and special orientation
  • Microtomy for production of paraffin or frozen sections
  • Staining:
    • Routine :
      • Hematoxylin and Eosin
    • SpecialStains :
      • Periodic Acid
      • Oil Red O
      • Picro Sirus Red
      • Luxol Fast Blue
      • Massons Trichrome
      • Bielschowski
      • Contact technical staff for special stains not listed
    • Immunohistochemical Staining - consultation and troubleshooting assistance available
      • Consultaion and troubleshooting assistance availale
      • Stains can be performed maually or with the Leica Bond III
  • Submission
    • Parafin
    • Frozen
    • IHC



Clinical Trials

Non-Clinical Research




The Histocore operated under Dr. Brad Schulte and Margaret Ramano for many years. We scincerely thank them for paving the way how the Histocore is run to this day.