Histological services

NERD provides a range of histological products – both standard and customized. We are based in Copenhagen and offer flexible collection and delivery possibilities for local customers. Here we show a range of our standard products. Please do not hesitate to contact us for any special requests.

NERD histology offers sectioning of tissue from frozen or embedded in plastic or paraffin

Embedding

Historesin

Paraffin

Frozen sections

NERD histology offers sectioning of tissue from frozen or embedded in plastic or paraffin

Sectioning     

Historesin (thickness: 10-40 um), microtome.

Paraffin blocks (thickness: 7-40 um), sliding microtome.

Frozen sections (thickness: 5-100 um), cryostat.

 

NERD histology offers histochemical and immunohistochemical stains - here giemsa stain

Standard histochemical staining    

Cresyl violet: Background colouring, perikarya.

Hematoxylin/Eosin: Nucleus, basophils/granulocytes, cytoplasm, muscles, erythrocytes, collagen, mitochondria.

Nissl: Erythrocytes, platelets/thrombocytes, lymphocyte, monocytes cytoplasm and leukocyte nuclear chromatin.