Morphology Core Facility

Human CD45 staining in mouse thymus

Established in 1981, the Morphology Core is headed by Dr. Bruce Woda, MD, Professor of the Pathology Department.

This facility is a state-of-the-art, fully equipped histology lab that provides histology services in support of investigators at UMass Medical School, including:

  • routine histological preparations
  • special stains
  • immunohistochemistry
  • frozen sections


The core provides advice on techniques that are appropriate in submitting and evaluating morphologic preparations.

You are welcome to drop in and discuss your research needs.

Location: Room S5-315 (fifth floor, student lab wing, of the UMass Medical School)

Hours: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM, Monday-Friday

Phone: 508-856-5639 or 508-856-1198

Fax: 508-856-5030