Notre Dame Integrated Imaging Facility

External Customer Information

Notre Dame Histology Core Facility

Information on Contract Work with External Customers

NDHC is located in 400D room of Friemann Life Sciences Center

and includes the following instruments and services: 
  • Leica TP 1020 Tissue Processor (Leica)
  • Tissue-Tek III Embedding Station (Tissue Tek)
  • Leica RM 2155 Microtome and waterbath (Leica)
  • Leica CM 1850 Cryostat (Leica)  
  • Self-Service and Full Service Instrument Usage Options
  • as well as  several sample preparation and developed staining protocols

All of these devices and services are available to external customers! 


Data collected by our professional staff is charged at the assisted use rate. In some circumstances external customers can be trained to operate the devices and be charged at the unassisted rate.

The following simple procedure should be followed to pursue contract work within the NDHC (NDIIF):

Contact Sarah Chapman, MBA, HT

Tel.:  (574) 631-3813
Address: 400D Friemann Life Science Center, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 46556, USA 
Information obtained during the discussion will be used to create a written quotation for the work along with time schedule and estimated cost.
Typically the first sample from a new customer is examined for free–to show our capabilities and for better estimation of the cost of further work.