A NIDA IRP Core Facility
Carlos Mejias-Aponte, Ph.D.
Biomedical Research Center
251 Bayview Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21224
About the Core
Mission: The NIDA Histology Core serves NIDA-IRP researchers by providing access to existing and emerging neuroanatomical technologies.
Services: The NIDA Histology Core offers the following services:
- Histology services that are tailored to the needs of individual IRP researchers. Services include sectioning, immunostaining and counterstaining, whole-brain serial tomography, and imaging of cleared sample using light-sheet microscopy.
- Training and access to different types of microscopes, 2 cryostats, one vibratome, and computers for image analysis.