Special Techniques

For pathologists, researchers and other physicians across the country, Johns Hopkins Special Techniques laboratories perform a broad range of specialty tests on surgical specimens for clinical trials and scientific study. Diagnostic service is available from individual consultants.

Originally established to support the work of Hopkins' researchers and physicians, today, their respective expertise and state-of-the-art facilities and equipment are available for smaller laboratories or for individuals seeking the extensive technical knowledge and experience for which Johns Hopkins Medical Laboratories is recognized.

There are 3 laboratories: Reference Histology, Electron Microscopy(TEM), Immunopathology


Expertise

Laboratory directors are recognized authorities in their fields, with extensive technical knowledge as well as a thorough understanding of the concerns of their clinical and research clients. Technical staff rank among the best in the country, also, exemplifying Hopkins' high professional standards.


Reference Histology Laboratory

Services include:

Timely Results
Expect results within 1-3 days of our having received glass slides, or paraffin blocks. Lab hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., EST

The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Reference Histology Laboratory

Pathology Room 708
600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287
Phone 410-955-2861 (Office)
410-955-3620 (Lab)

Fax 410-614-6555

Electron Microscopy (TEM) Services

Comprehensive services include:

Timely Results
Expect results within 2-4 days of our having received thin- sectioned grids, or epoxy blocks. Lab hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., EST

The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Electron Microscopy Laboratory

Pathology Room 708A
600 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, MD 21287
Phone 410-955-2861 (Office)
410-955-2387 (Lab)

Fax 410-614-7110

Immunopathology Laboratory

Services include:

Timely Results
Expect results on paraffin blocks, unstained slides or wet tissue within 24-48 hours. Lab hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., EST

The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Immunopath Laboratory

Weinberg Building Room 2242, Department of Pathology
401 N. Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21231-2410
Phone 410-614-6650
Fax 410-614-6555