• Planning for tissue based studies including clinical trials
  • Brain tumor procurement from surgeries and autopsies
  • Procure control autopsy brain tissue
  • Procure lood and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF)
  • Retrieval of FFPE blocks from the pathology archives
  • Creation of FFPE blocks
  • Histology including hematoxylin and eosin stained sections and unstained sections
  • Immunohistochemistry staining and interpretation
  • Slide scanning and image analysis of whole slide images on our 30'' monitors
  • Making brain tumor tissue microarrays
  • Use of our Nanodrop spectrophotometer for quantifying nucleic acid concentrations
  • Lyophilization of biomaterials


Working with the UCLA Center for Pathology Research Services, assistance is provided in creating grant and study budgets for internal and external investigators. UCLA investigators pay a nominal fee for its services. Please contact the BTTR ([email protected]) for pricing information.