To analyse any specimen in your histology lab, you must prepare a perfect histopathology slide first. For this, you should fix the specimen in such a way that light passes evenly through it and demarcates all its significant features. Thus, preparing highest quality slides begins with the few first steps.
What are these first steps?
Here they are:
Choose the highest quality glass for your slides and coverslips.
Choose the slides that fit on your microscope equipment and fulfil the
You know the benefits of outsourcing your histology services. But, are you wasting your time and money on substandard histology services?
Probably Yes! Let's look at the 4 signs of substandard histology services:
1) Limited training of histology technicians
Many laboratories train their technicians in only one area of histology. However, to ensure quality histology services, you need technicians trained in multiple domains.
2) Lack of a specific study protocol
If you give the histology lab
What do you do when FDA inspectors visit your histopathology laboratory? Though it’s a routine visit to check your lab’s compliance with the accepted regulations, but it gives you a PANIC, isn’t it?
However, you can avoid being panicky by following these do’s and don’ts when FDA inspectors pay a visit to your lab.
Ensure that all the facilities and staff at your lab follow GLPs and company SOPs strictly. SOPs or Standard Operating Procedures are the written guidelines f
The trends in international medical and pharmaceutical research require performing specific and advanced histological analyses. However, the financial resources available for research are always limited.
So, outsourcing your histology services is the only option.
But, reducing your capital expenditure is not the only benefit of outsourcing. Let’s have a look at the other benefits you receive:
Saving human resources: A histopathology lab gives you a packed network of histopathologist
Nearly 15 million animals are used across the world each year for testing medications and newly developed drugs. The National Centre for Laboratory Animal Sciences in Hyderabad supplies nearly 50,000 animals to various laboratories in India.
Why are so many animals sacrificed at the hands of scientific researchers? What do these researchers look for during animal testing of drugs and chemicals?
These experimental animals are used to test the safety and efficacy of newly developed drugs or