The Florey Neuropathology Histology Laboratory

A full range of histology services for research and neuropathology

Contact

Dr. Ian Birchall

(613) 0408478326


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Post author: Ian Birchall. Last update: 27/02/2017 at 10:59 am by Ian Birchall.

Overview

Located on Level 4 of the Kenneth Myer Building at the University of Melbourne  the Neuropathology laboratory provides specialised tissue preparations including a broad range of immunohistochemical procedures to both internal and external research groups. Routine and developmental techniques are provided for a wide range of experimental tissues and the laboratory provides diagnostic histology services to the Victorian Brain Bank Network and the Australian National CJD Registry. The facility is equipped with modern instrumentation and the staff have extensive experience to support all types of histology related projects and can provide detailed costings for projects and grant applications.

Details

Benefits

The Facility has special expertise in all areas of general and neuropathology  histology procedures  including a broad range of immunohistochemical techniques.

Access

Please contact us to access the Neuropathology Laboratory’s booking system.

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People

Dr. Ian Birchall

Dr. Ian Birchall

Facility Manager at Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Melbourne Brain Centre (Parkville).

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Ms. Mirjana Bogeski

Ms. Mirjana Bogeski

Facility Staff at Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Melbourne Brain Centre (Parkville).

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Instruments

Cryostat

A Cryostat used for creating thin tissue slices of frozen tissue for subsequent histological analysis.

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Microtome

Precision instrument for producing thin sections of paraffin embedded tissues used for Producing thin (1 – 15 micron) sections of tissue for histological analysis.

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Services

General and specialised histology service

Used for Paraffin and frozen tissue slide preparation and chemical and immunohistochemistry procedures.

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Location

The Florey Neuropathology Histology Laboratory

Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Melbourne Brain Centre (Parkville). Kenneth Myer Building, 30 Royal Parade (Corner of Genetics Lane), Parkville, Victoria, Australia.

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Type: Core facility in a research organisation
Discipline areas: Biological Science
Precinct: Central
Affiliations: Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, The University of Melbourne

Biological Science categories: Biobanks, Bioresources, Cells and tissues, Histology, Pathology