Finnish Centre for Laboratory Animal Pathology

    Facility/equipment: Equipment

    • Location

      Helsinki

      Finland

    Description

    The FCLAP provides expert services in laboratory animal pathology for the research community, including services provided by veterinary pathologists in the form of necropsies and/or the interpretation of tissue samples (including tem), the production and staining of histological tissue samples and microscopic preparations (histochemical and immunohistochemical staining). The FCLAP is led by a specialist veterinary pathologist (Dipl ECVP), who also contributes to statements issued by the centre together with veterinary pathologists in training. The centre has access to a well-equipped histology laboratory (Faculty of Veterinary Medicine) equipped for handling cryogenic samples and tissue samples to be embedded in paraffin.

    Type of research infrastructure

    • Service

    Fields of Science and Free Keywords

    • 3111 Biomedicine
    • 413 Veterinary science

    UH research infrastructure classification

    • Core Facility