Pathology Services Core

Overview of Services

The Pathology Services Core provides high quality, comprehensive pathology services for pre-clinical and clinical studies. Services: Histopathology including routine frozen and paraffin slide preparation, Tissue MicroArrays, immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization (ISH, FISH), digital pathology and digital spatial profiling (protein & RNA). The PSC has access to UNC-CH's tissue archive and faciliates and coordinates clinical studies. Equipment and Technology: GeoMx Digital Spatial Profiler (NanoString), Bond III & Rx Autostainers, Ventana Stainer, XL Autostainer, HYBrite Slide Stainer, Image Analysis with Aperio Toolbox/GENIE, Definiens Tissue Studio, and Visiopharm, Slide Scanning with a Versa 200, ScanScope AT2 and Scan Scope FL scanners, Tissue Arrayers and Embedding Stations, Microtomes, Cassette & Slide Labelers


Sara Wobker, MD, MPH Faculty Advisor-Clinical
Stephanie Montgomery, PhD, DVM Faculty Advisor-PreClinical

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location



160 Medical Drive

9th Floor Brinkhous Bullit Building

Chapel Hill, NC, 27599

Links and Resources



Name Role Phone Email Location
Charlene Santos, MBA
Operations Management
LCCC 21-225
Nana Feinberg, PhD
Facility Director-Clinical, Digital Pathology
BB 919
Gaby De la Cruz
Facility Manager-PreClinical
BB 902