New Study Set-Up Administrative Fees

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
Level 1 $8.00 $11.84Per study
Level 2 $93.00 $137.64Per study
Level 3 $238.00 $352.24Per study

Histology Services

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
Paraffin processing and sectioning
Trim to cassette $2.00 $2.96Each
Paraffin process/embed $5.00 $7.40Each
Cut unstained, first slide $4.00 $5.92Each
Cut unstained, additional slides $2.00 $2.96Each
Thick cut ribbon $8.00 $11.84Each
Processing and sectioning
Snap frozen in cryovial or cassette $10.00 $14.80Each
Embed, cryosection, first slide $10.00 $14.80Each
Embed, cryosection, additional slides $2.50 $3.70 Each
Fresh tissue in PBS or RPMI $10.00 $14.80Each
Special stains
H&E $2.50 $3.70Each
H&E (batch of 10) $20.00 $29.60Each batch
AFB/Fe/PAS/PAS-D/Alcian blue/LFB/GMS/Reticulin/WG $8.50 $12.58Each
AFB/Fe/PAS/PAS-D/Alcian blue/LFB/GMS/Reticulin/WG (batch of 10) $60.00 $88.80Each batch
MT/VVG/Congo/Sirius/Steiner/colloidal Fe/ORO/Gram Pentachrome $12.50 $18.50Each
MT/VVG/Congo/Sirius/Steiner/colloidal Fe/ORO/Gram Pentachrome (batch of 10) $90.00 $133.20Each batch
In situ hybridization (you provide the probe) $25.00 $37.00Each
In situ hybridization (we provide the probe) $40.00 $59.20Each

Immunostaining

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
Established immunostain $25.00 $37.00Per slide
Antibody workup $225.00 $333.00Per antibody
Dual immunostain $60.00 $88.80Per slide
Immunofluorescence $45.00 $66.60Per slide
Dual immunofluorescence $57.00 $84.36Per slide
Triple immunofluorescence $70.00 $103.60Per slide

Electron microscopy

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
EM tissue processing/embed $20.00 $29.60Per block
EM sectioning and scoping $40.00 $59.20Hourly

Tissue Microarrays

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
Consultation and setup (tissue provided by researcher) $150.00 $222.00Each
Consultation and setup (tissue provided by core) $450.00 $666.00Each
TMA construction (tissue core placement in TMA block) $3.75 $5.55Per core
Unstained slide from TMA block $7.40 $10.95Per slide

Molecular Studies

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
DNA isolation from fresh or frozen tissue sample $25.00 $37.00Each
DNA isolation from blood/saliva $20.00 $29.60Each
RNA isolation/QC check from fresh or frozen tissue sample $40.00 $59.20Each

Shipping

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
Frozen shipping $32.40 $47.95Each
Room-temperature shipping $16.75 $24.79Each

Specimen Storage

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
Freezer storage (-80°C) (additional tech fee for redoing inventory) $12.00 $17.76Per box/year
Liquid nitrogen storage $75.00 $111.00Per box/year

Additional Services

ServiceRLS feeExternal feeUnit
OR pickup $18.00 $29.60Each
Off hours sample pickupVariesVariesEach
Liquid specimen aliquotting (1-6) $6.00 $8.88Each
Liquid specimen aliquotting (7-12) $8.00 $11.84Each
Liquid specimen processing (spin, aliquot) (1-6) $9.00 $13.32Each
Liquid specimen processing (spin, aliquot) (7-12) $12.00 $17.76Each
Pregnancy test $7.50 $11.10 Each
Bone marrow processing with Ficoll $100.00 $148.00Each
Lysosomal Acid Lipase (LAL) $46.00 $68.08Each
PBMC isolation $35.00 $51.80Each
Pulling slides and blocks $23.78 $35.19Hourly
Photography support $45.00 $66.60Hourly
Pathologist, hourly fee to cover other services $100.00 $148.00Hourly
Technician, hourly fee to cover other services $23.78 $35.19Hourly
Cytospin $8.00 $11.84Each