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Histology Research Core (HRC)

Overview of Services

The Histology Research Core (HRC) in the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology at UNC-Chapel Hill offers a variety of histology services, ensuring that specialized techniques are always available for researchers’ project needs. The HRC has the equipment and expertise to produce reliable high-quality tissue sections from a wide variety of organisms, perform special stains, and offer services such as immunohistochemistry, in situ hybridization (ISH), and protocol development. The HRC stands apart in its ability to offer a customized approach to histology for difficult, novel, and underdeveloped capabilities. 


Ashley Ezzell Director 919-966-1202 Taylor Hall Room 212

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

9AM - 5PM
Monday - Friday

109 Mason Farm Rd.
Taylor Hall Rooms 212-216
Chapel Hill, NC  27599

Links and Resources



Name Role Phone Email Location
Histology Research Core Staff