The Goodman Cancer Research Center Histology Facility provides a full range of histology services to the McGill research community as well as the surrounding academic and private sectors at very competitive prices. Under the guidance of a board certified veterinary comparative pathologist, our highly trained histology technicians provide the highest standards in histotechnology services. Under strict quality control surveillance, your samples will be processed in quick turn-around time. Your satisfaction is our pride.


We offer a wide range of histology services.


• Fixed tissues

• Frozen tissues


Cutting and Staining:

• Paraffin embedded and frozen tissues

• Whole mount preparation


Tissue Microarrays (in development for 2012):

• Construction • Cutting and staining


Staining Procedures:

• Haematoxylin Eosin-H&E (Harris)

• A wide range of special stains


Immunohistochemistry (in development for 2012):

• Optimization of new antibodies

• Staining of routine and new antibodies (paraffin and TMA’s)


Our team will be happy to meet with you to discuss your research project in order to optimize your results.

Please contact us to inquire about our wide variety of histology and histopathology services.




Jo-Ann Bader

Tel: 514-398-8270



Contact Laboratory:

Tel: (514) 398-8270



Facility Location:

McGill University
Goodman Cancer Research Centre, 3rd Floor Room 3355
1160 Pine Ave. West, Montreal, Qc H3A 1A3


Price list & Forms:

To access the prices on the following price lists, save the file on your computer, then open the file. 

List of Validated Antibodies

Download Sample Submission Form

Download Histology Price List 2013

Download Service Request Form 2014 (Internal)

Download Service Request Form 2014 (McGill)

Download Service Request Form 2014 (Academia) 

Download Service Request Form 2014 (Industry)

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