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Fee Schedule

Histology / IHC Fee Schedule

FY 2019 Fees and Charges (effective July 1, 2018)
Description OSU/FEDERAL NON-OSU/ ACADEMIC  NON-FEDERAL INDUSTRY
Routine Histology  
Process only, per cassette $2.25 $3.47 $3.67
Embed/re-embed only $3.00 $4.62 $4.69
Recoverslip only $1.50 $2.31 $3.31
Process and paraffin embed, per cassette $5.00 $7.70 $8.36
Process, embed, cut 1 section: unstained $9.00 $13.86 $15.79
Process, embed, cut multiple sections: unstained $11.00 $16.94 $18.83
Process, embed, cut 1 section: H&E $12.00 $18.48 $24.01
Process, embed, cut multiple sections: H&E $14.00 $21.56 $27.04
Cut replicate unstained at time of process/embed/cut/H&E $1.00 $1.54 $0.64
Unstained section, paraffin block provided $4.00 $6.16 $7.43
Unstained multiple sections, paraffin block provided $6.00 $9.24 $10.46
Unstained section, frozen block provided $6.00 $9.24 $8.25
Unstained multiple sections, frozen block provided $8.50 $13.09 $11.54
Unstained section from provided methacrylate block $14.50 $22.34 $36.84
Cut section from provided paraffin or frozen block, H&E $9.00 $13.86 $16.06
Cut section from provided methacrylate block, H&E $19.00 $28.91 $47.68
Cut H&E, replicate sections same slide, from provided paraffin or frozen block $11.00 $16.94 $8.86
Process, embed, cut, H&E, large ocular/bone, 2"x3" slide $20.00 $30.80 $34.33
Unstained sections in Eppendorf tube $5.00 $7.70 $7.20
H&E stain, unstained slide provided $4.00 $6.16 $8.22
H&E section, large ocular/bone (2 x 3 in. slide) $10.00 $15.40 $8.31
Special Stains, prices per slide  
Level I (non-silver) $22.00 $33.88 $35.18
Level II (advanced) $25.00 $38.50 $41.83
Level III (silver stains) $30.00 $46.20 $43.61
Immunohistochemistry (IHC)  
Single Chromogen Immunohistochemistry (IHC) $40.00 $61.60 $104.84
Dual Chromogen Immunohistochemistry (IHC) $80.00 $123.20 $140.66
IHC negative or isotype control $35.00 $53.90 $81.50
Novel Ab characterization, antibody provided $375.00 $577.50 $763.53
Novel Ab w/protocol + control block provided $35.00 $53.90 $81.50
Novel Ab, protocol, slide(s) + control block provided $30.00 $46.20 $74.07
IHC with Mouse on Mouse Kit (MOM) $45.00 $69.30 $114.66
IHC w/MOM, novel Ab/protocol + control block provided $40.00 $61.60 $91.32
IHC w/MOM novel Ab/protocol/slide(s) + control block provided $40.00 $61.60 $83.89
Tissue Arrays, price per mounted core  
Microarray, (w/0.6, 1.5, or 2.0mm cores) $4.50 $6.93 $5.60
Microarray, pathologist chooses ROI or core size $9.00 $13.86 $13.27
Miscellaneous Services  
Transmission electron microscopy (TEM) sample/grid prep $300.00 $462.00 $471.13
TEM Block Only $85.00 $130.90 $126.47
Immunofluorescence (IF) on provided slide, in-house antibody $50.00 $77.00 $84.77
Immunofluorescense (IF) on provided slide, antibody provided $42.00 $64.68 $61.43
IF, renal canine panel $300.00 $485.99 $801.39
IF, renal feline panel $225.00 $347.13 $572.42
Tissue trim fee/block $6.00 $9.24 $9.17
10-slide box (plastic) $3.75 $5.78 $6.18
20-slide mat (cardboard) $3.00 $4.62 $4.95
25-slide box (plastic) $2.00 $3.08 $3.30
100-slide box (plastic) $5.00 $7.70 $8.25
Block storage box $10.25 $15.79 $16.90
Consultation/hour (30 min. minimum) $70.00 $107.80 $107.97

Special Stain Levels

Level I

  • Gram Stain
  • Periodic Acid-Schiff's (PAS)
  • Giemsa
  • Copper (Rhodanine)
  • Iron (Prussian Blue)
  • Toluidine Blue
  • Alcian Blue
  • Luna Stain for eosinophils

Level II

  • Masson's Trichrome
  • Elastic (Weigert’s Resorcin-Fuchsin)
  • PTAH (Phosphotungstic Acid-Hematoxylin)
  • Verhoeff-Van Gieson
  • Acid Fast (Ziehl-Neelsen)
  • Luxol Fast Blue
  • Congo Red for Amyloid
  • Sudan Black B
  • Melanin bleach
  • Cresyl Echt Violet
  • Safronin O-Fast Green
  • TRAP (Tartrate Resistant Acid Phosphatase)

Level III

  • Reticulum (Wilder's)
  • Bielschowski's
  • Jones' Method
  • Grocott Methenamine-Silver (GMS)
  • Warthin-Starry
  • Von Kossa for calcium
  • Fontana-Masson
  • Churukian-Schenk

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