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Histology, Biochemistry, and Molecular Imaging (HBMI) Core

Composite of histology images

Mission Statement

The primary mission of the HBMI Core is to provide high quality histological, biochemical, and molecular imagining services as well as training in histological and imaging techniques to investigators with the Center for Musculoskeletal Research (CMSR) and the University of Rochester who study musculoskeletal tissue biology and pathology. 

Services include:

  • Paraffin and frozen tissue processing, embedding, and sectioning.
  • Histological staining.
  • Guidance and support for histomorphometric and molecular imaging analysis.

Technical Staff

Jeff Fox, Laboratory Technician V

Tokeya Lewis, Laboratory Technician III

Equipment Scheduling (For Internal Use Only)

Histology Core Scheduling (PPMS Calendars)