School of Biomedical Sciences
The Chinese University of Hong Kong 香港中文大學

Histology Core

About us



1. Microscopes
       a. ZEISS AxioLab 5 upright microscope

2. Tissue Processors
       a. Thermo Excelsior ES
       b. Thermo Excelsior AS

3. Tissue Embedding Centres
       a. Histostar Embedding Centre

4. Cryotomes and Microtomes
       a. Epredia NX70 Cryostat
       b. Leica CM3050S + CyroJane Tape Transfer System
       c. Leica CM1950 with UV disinfection and vacutome
       d. Compresstome VF-700-OZ
       e. Leica RM2235 Rotary Microtome with cooling head

5. Staining Facilities
       a. Thermo PT module Antigen Retriever
       b. Staining stations (AirClean System 48" wide ductless chemical workstation)
       c. MEDITE TST 44 Automatic Slide Staining Station
       d. Epredia CTM6 Coverslipper

General Information

For SBS User:

Application for Access to SBS Core Laboratories for SBS Staffs and Students

For Non-SBS User:

Access of facilities to non-SBS users may be considered. Principal investigator of the project please submits the request to Email住址會使用灌水程式保護機制。你需要啟動Javascript才能觀看它 .The principal investigator, together with the end-users, will be invited for a discussion on project requirements and facility usage procedures in person. Requests of non-PIs will not be entertained.

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Mr Randy Cheung  
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Tel no: 39438020
Ms. Kathy Sham  
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Tel no: 39435668
Location: LIBSB Room 212
Lab no.: 39435751