Central Lab Services

Histology & Pathology

Central Lab Services

At Frontage we offer a wide range of testing capabilities for histology and pathology services.

Our scientists have expertise in sample processing with a wide range of stains including immunochemistry and multiplexing IHC.

  • General Histology: Accessioning, tissue sample processing into FFPE, standard staining with Hematoxylin & Eosin
  • Special Stains: Including trichrome, silver stain, GMS/PAS, Congo red, and other stains upon request
  • Immunohistochemistry (IHC) and Immunofluorescence (IF) Stains: With a list of validated markers. We also provide new marker stains upon specific request
  • Multiplexing IHC/IF Stain: Akoya Vectra Polaris Digital Scanner with bright field and IF scanning, Leica Bond RX Autostainer for Multiplexing IF/IHC, multiple Akoya Opal and Ultivue multiplexing IF panels.
  • Digital Pathology: Provide digital pathology platform for whole slide image scanning (with data transfer capabilities), image analysis, digital data storage, and remote consultation capabilities.

Histology/Pathology Capabilities

  • Accessioning
  • Fresh specimen grossing
  • Processing specimen into paraffin blocks
  • Paraffin block cutting and automated H&E staining
  • Immunohistochemistry
  • PD-L1 IHC and interpretation
  • Special stains
  • Slide interpretation with report
  • Final diagnosis with report
  • Digital imaging storage and file sharing