Fees

You will find below the effective prices for the Molecular pathology core facility.
Prices are subject to change.

  Internal& Academic Company
Paraffin embedding of tissue $2,10/bloc $3,10/bloc $4,15/bloc
Technical service $36,40/h $46,80/h $62,40/h
Histogel cell pellet creation (without embedding) $20,80/pellet $28,10/pellet $36,40/pellet
Microtome sectioning $36,40/h 
+$0,50/slide
$46,80/h +$0,60/slide $62,40/h +$1/lslide
Microtome sectioning (self-service) (min. 15 min.) $10,40/h 
+$0,50/slide
$15,60/h 
+$0,60/slide
$20,80/h 
+$1/slide
Frozen sectioning $46,80/h 
+$0,50/slide
$57,20/h 
+$0,60/lame
$72,80/h 
+$1/lame
Frozen sectioning (self-service) (min. 30 min.) $20,80/h 
+$0,50/slide
$31,20/h 
+$0,60/slide
$41,60/h 
+$1/slide
Microtome or cryostat formation for self-service usage $35/user N/A N/A
H&E staining $2,10/slide $3,10/slide $3,90/slide
TMA construction (may vary according to the project) $62,40/h $83,20/h $104/h
Sampling of paraffin bloc tissues (punch) $36,40/h $46,80/h $62,40/h
RNA-DNA extraction from FFPE or OCT tissue $28/sample $36/sample $46/sample
DNA extraction from OCT tissue or blood $12/sample $16/sample $20/sample
RNA or DNA quality control using TapeStation $10/sample $13/sample $16/sample
Immunohistochemistry (without primary antibody) $16,60/slide $33,30/slide $46,80/slide
Double IHC (without primary antibody) $21,60/slide $38,30/slide $52,80/slide
Immunofluorescence (Ventana only) $10,40/slide $17,70/slide $22,90/slide
Immunofluorescence (Complete) (May vary according to the staining) $31,20/slide $41,60/slide $52/slide
Bright field slide scaning 10x or 20x $2,60/slide $4,70/slide $7,30/slide
Bright field slide scaning 40x $3,10/slide $5,20/slide $8,30/slide
Fluorescent slide scanning $10,40/slide $15,60/slide $20,80/slide
Training on Visiomorph software for image analysis $52/h 
(total of
8-10h)*
$52/h 
(total of
8-10h)*
$52/h 
(total of
8-10h)*
Image analysis with Visiomorph software, self-service $10,40/h $15,60/h $20,80/h
Image analysis with Visiomorph software $60,40/h $93,60/h $124,80/h
Visiomorph software: Tissuealign and Tissuearray Modules $10,40/h
(added to base analysis fees)
$15,60/h
(added to base analysis fees)
$20,80/h
(added to base analysis fees)
Revision of slides –Investigative histopathology service $52/h  $104/h  $260/h 

*Price for 1 to 3 persons .

& The internal price is only applicable when the service is paid via a CHUM internal account, unless previously approved by the CRCHUM finance service.