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Histology Lab

The Histology Lab is located in Medical Center North and supports the research efforts of orthopaedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, their residents, bone biologists, as well as both Chemical and Biomedical Engineering students and faculty. To accommodate the wide variety of research projects, the lab is equipped with state-of-the-art machinery and software.

Histology Lab Team

Jeffry Nyman, PhD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Biomedial Engineering
Orthopaedic Biomechanics

Daniel S. Perrien, PhD
Research Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation
Bone Physiology

Sasidhar Uppuganti, MS
Biomedical Engineer II

Histology Lab Equipment

Specimen Preparation Tools:

The orthopaedic histology lab houses a variety of tools for embedded specimen’s mounting, sectioning, and preparation. These tools also aid handling of non-embedded bone samples to be prepared for further use in biomechanics and Micro-CT imaging.

  EXAKT 310 Diamond Band Saw
  EXAKT 400CS Grinding System
  BUEHLER VibroMet 2 Vibratory Polisher
  Fume Hood

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