Necropsy Facilities

The Histology Research Laboratory manages a rodent and a large animal necropsy room. The large animal necropsy room has a down draft table and a mechanical saw for coarse trimming of limbs and bone. Further trimming of large animal specimens can be done in the rodent necropsy room. The rodent necropsy room is equipped with a hood and photo stand. Both rooms are near the histology laboratories.

Please contact the Histology Research Laboratory manager ( to schedule use of the necropsy room. This service is free of charge for users of the Histology Research Laboratory. 

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