Histotechnology Lab

The curriculum provides students with a well-rounded education and prepares them for the clinical internship. The histotechnology laboratory is equipped with the basic instrumentation students will encounter during the clinical experience phase of their curriculum.

  • Embedding stations
  • Cryostat
  • Microtomes, manual and automatic
  • Staining station
  • Microwave processor
  • Microscopes for each student
  • Microscopes equipped with digital cameras
  • Fluorescent microscope with camera and computer connection
  • Digital printer for image documentation
  • Equipment to perform immunohistochemistry and in situ procedures

Students are taught proper use of instrumentation and chemicals in keeping with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines.