Translational Research

Research Resources Laboratory

Excellence in research requires high quality analyses of biological specimens. The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine has established the laboratories of the Pathology Research Resources to meet these needs and provide an avenue of access to all the expertise in the department. Of note, these laboratories serve as approved Service/Core Lab Centers for university researchers. Most routine test services are available and specialized services can be implemented to meet your study‚Äôs objectives. Consultation and collaboration are also available. Our commitment is to provide excellent pathology services to aid in the success of your research project. Current pricing and test services can be found on the laboratory’s website.

Electron microscopy services are available through the Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM) Core at the LPLC Building. Contact 305-243-7137 – Vania Almeida at or Dr. Margaret Bates at

Electron microscopy is also available at the VAMC. Contact our Research Office for more information.

The Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine can aid your project if you are using tissues from UM clinical services. For use of JMH tissues, contact JMH histology for access and pricing. 305-585-6104

For further fees regarding Laboratory services and/or budget estimates, please contact our Research Office at