Tissue Biorepository Service Fees

Actual prices may vary from prices listed, please contact the Tissue Biorepository for a detailed quote.

Biospecimen and Data Bank services  Unit  Hollings  MUSC  Outside MUSC 
Tissue and bodily fluid specimens (per aliquot)  1x Aliquot  $25.00  $50.00  $75.00 
Viable hematologic malignant cells (LN2 vapor)  Each  $50.00  $75.00  $100.00 
Tissue processing & paraffin embedding (per block)  1x Block  $10.00  $15.00  $20.00 
Frozen tissue OCT embedding (per block)  Each  $5.00  $7.50  $10.00 
Paraffin Tissue section  Each  $1.50 $2.75  $3.00 
Frozen tissue section  Each  $2.00  $3.00  $4.00 
Paraffin or OCT Block set up and facing (per block)  1x Block  $8.00  $12.00  $16.00 
H & E staining (per slide)  1x Slide  $2.00  $3.00  $4.00 
Deparaffinization (per slide)  1x Slide  $2.00  $3.00  $4.00 
Pathology verification/macrodissection of tissue sample 1  1x Sample  $25.00 $50.00  $75.00 
Limited researcher driven specimen data retrieval (per case)  1x Case  $10.00  $20.00  $40.00
Histogel Specimen Processing  1x Aliquot  $50.00  $75.00  $100.00 
Laser Capture Microdissection Services  Unit  Hollings  MUSC  Outside MUSC 
LCM (per 3 slides or capture of 5000 cells)  3x Slides  $100.00  $150.00  $200.00 
Frozen DNA extraction and QC (per sample)  1x Sample  $15.00  $20.00  $30.00 
Frozen RNA extraction and QC (per sample)  1x Sample  $20.00  $30.00  $40.00 
Paraffin DNA extraction and QC (per sample)  1x Sample $18.00  $27.00  $36.00 
Paraffin RNA extraction and QC (per sample)  1x Sample  $60.00  $90.00  $120.00 
RNA amplification and QC (per 6 samples)  6x Samples  $210.00  $315.00  $420.00 
Bioanalyzer QC (RNA or DNA) (per sample)  1x Sample  $5.00  $7.50  $10.00 
Agilent LabChip  Each  $20.00  $30.00  $40.00 
Tissue Microarray Services  Unit  Hollings  MUSC  Outside MUSC 
TMA production set up  Each  $150  $200  $300 
TMA production core transfer (per core)  1x Core  $5  $8  $10 
Custom TMA section  Each  $50  $75  $100 
TMA slide  Each  $100   $150  $300 
TMA trail slide  Each  $30  $45   $60 
Research Pathology Services  Unit  Hollings MUSC  Outside MUSC 
Immunohistochemistry (per 1 Antibody & up to 10 Slides)  Each  $100.00  $150.00  $200.00 
TMA Immunohistochemistry (per 1 Antibody & 1 TMA Slide)  Each  $100.00  $150.00  $200.00 
Immunohistochemistry Antibody optimization  Each  $100.00  $150.00  $200.00 
Pathology image taking (per hour)  1x Hour  $20.00  $30.00  $40.00 
Pathology image analysis of tissues/scoring (per hour)   1x Hour  $100.00  $150.00  $200.00