Product Search:
x Select your country:


[UK] +44 (0) 1235 828200 ~ [CH] +41 (0) 91 604 55 22 ~ [DE] +49 (0) 69 77 90 99 ~ [US] +1 800 987 0985


Quality histological services for routine research:
  • Samples provided by customer or by AMSBIO
  • Competitive price
  • Fast turn-around times
Services Description
  • Common fixative is 10% NBF, but we can use any fixative of your choice at optimal fixation time
  • Optimization of tissue fixation process: select fixative agent and determine incubation time
  • Optimization of antigen retrieval conditions: use of detergent, enzymatic or microwave retrieval
  • We do cell processing for FFPE and frozen sectioning
  • Embedding in paraffin blocks for microtome sectioning or,
  • In OCT blocks (fresh & fixed tissue) for cryostat sectioning
  • Microtome or cryostat at standard or customized thickness depending on customers protocol
  • Mounting sections on positively charged slides or any other treated slides of your choice
  • Floating sections captured in wells of tissue culture plates or tubes
  • Routine Hematoxylin/Eosin and toluidine blue staining
  • Special Staining: Alcian Blue, Alizarin red, amyloid, Calcium, Elastic, Golgi-Cox, Gram, Jones, Luxol fast blue, Mucicarmine, Nissl, Oil red O, Periodic Acid Shiff, Picro-sirius red, Reticulum, Safranin O, Toluidine blue, Trichrome, etc.
  • Computer labelling of slides
  • DNA/RNA extracted from our FFPE tissue or formalin fixed tissues provided by customers
  • Quality verified by spectrophotometer for ratio of 260/280 and 260/230 as well as by denatured agarose for ribosomal RNA analysis.

AMS Biotechnology (Europe) Limited, 184 Park Drive, Milton Park, Abingdon OX14 4SE, UK.
Telephone: (UK) +44 1235 828 200 (CH) +41 91 604 55 22 (DE) +49 69 77 90 99, VAT No. GB 502 2372 95
Usage of this web site is governed by our privacy policy, our web site Terms and Conditions,
our use of the web site Terms and Conditions and our Terms of Sale
Reg. in England and Wales no. 2117791. ISO 9001 registered firm. ©2013