Pathology Research Services Laboratory

The Pathology Research Services Laboratory at UW Medicine Department of Pathology provides expertise in a broad spectrum of morphologic studies required for interpretation of disease processes.

Our laboratory provides routine histology and immunohistochemistry services at reasonable prices. Our main lab is located on the South Lake Union Campus (750 Republican Room E128). To submit samples, please fill the appropriate Service Request Form, and for pricing, contact our lab supervisor, Emily Beirne at

The primary morphologic techniques offered by the Pathology Research Services Laboratory, on a fee for service basis, include paraffin and frozen tissue processing and embedding, routine histology including special histologic stains, tissue enzyme histochemistry, immunohistochemistry (IHC), in situ hybridization (ISH), immunofluorescence (IF), TUNEL staining, and ancillary techniques (such as competitive inhibition assays and Western blotting necessary to ensure the specificity and sensitivity of reagents).

Scientists and staff in our lab have many years of experience and expertise in all of these techniques, and are available to help you in the planning and execution of your research projects.

Please use this form below when submitting samples. External users, please contact Emily Beirne at for rates and pricing information.