The basics of histology HC551 / G03

Start date
3 Oct 19
1 Day
Medical Research Council, Harwell Campus, Oxfordshire OX11 0RD View on Google Map


This course is aimed at students, researchers and technical staff with an interest in histology procedures. It covers the reasons behind histology in research and the importance of using different techniques in processing, sectioning and staining. The course includes demonstrations and practical sessions presented by experienced technicians.




To develop a working ability to:
• Recognise and embed a range of mouse tissues
• Cut wax microtome sections from a range of mouse tissues
• Perform PAS and a Perls stain on mouse tissue

Gain a better understanding of what needs to be carried out to achieve the required end point


The basics of histology03 October 201909:30-16:00Medical Research Council

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heated memberActivity fee£165.00 +VAT
heated non-memberActivity fee£195.00 +VAT

Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


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