Technical scientific services


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The Scientific and Technical Service of Immunohistochemistry is located in IRBLleida within the Arnau de Vilanova University Hospital (1st floor).

The Service allows the processing of:

  • Tissues (human, animals) (paraffin embedded)
  • Tissues (frozen)
  • Citology speciments
  • In vitro cell cultures


Rules and instructions




Contact details

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Dr. Maria Santacana

Human Resources

Services and benefits

  • Immunohistochemical protocol for the detection of proteins in human and mouse tissues by concentrated or pre-diluted antibodies produced in goat, mouse or rabbit, etc.
  • Construction of Tissue Micro Arrays.
  • Immunohistochemical double staining protocol. Simultaneous 2-protein detection in the same section of tissue.
  • Immunofluorescence technique.
  • Special stains (Histochemistry).
  • Histological stains (Hematoxilin-Eosin).
  • Analysis of images using the ACIS® III Instrument.
  • In situ hybridization using FISH (Fluorescent In Situ Hybridization) or CISH (Chromogenic In Situ Hybridization).
  • Quality controls.