Histochemistry and Tissue Processing Lab - Muscle Enzyme Histochemistry

Nemours Biomedical Research

About Our Lab

Muscle Enzyme Histochemistry Lab

The CLIA certified Histochemistry and Tissue Processing - Muscle Enzyme Histochemistry Laboratory is part of the Department of Biomedical Research at Nemours. Located on the campus of the Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware, the lab provides clinical laboratory testing for Muscle Enzyme Histochemistry services.


Our Commitment

Our commitment is to provide basic and complex diagnostic muscle Enzyme Histochemistry services for Nemours – Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware, its partners and collaborators, while keeping with the Mission, Vision and Values of Nemours and preserving efficiency in all processes.

Clinical Services and Equipment

Clinical Services

The lab is equipped with excellent instrumentation, and maintains LEAN principles of operation.

Our instrumentation includes:
  • (1) Leica tissue processor
  • (1) Leica cryostat
  • (3) Leica automated microtomes
  • (1) Sakura H&E stainer
  • (1) Leica immunostainer
  • (1) Thermo Scientific HistoStar embedding center TM.
  • (2) Olympus light microsopes
  • (1) Olympus fluorescence microscope
  • (1) HiTech imaging system with ImagePro Plus software
  • (1) Galileo Tissue Microarrayer

Contact Histochemistry and Tissue Processing Lab - Muscle Enzyme Histochemistry

Contact Information
Heather Hardy, HT (ASCP) Laboratory Director

Phone: (302) 651-6827 (office)
(302) 651-6771 (lab)
Fax: (302) 651-5010


Nemours Children’s Hospital, Delaware
Histochemistry and Tissue Processing Laboratory
1701 Rockland Road,
Rockland 1 Room 274
Wilmington, DE 19803

Additional Inquires

Please call the Lab Director for pricing: (302) 651-6827

Billing Services
Denise Axsmith

Financial Performance Manager
(302) 651-6802

Business Associates Agreements
Elizabeth Kelly

Research Contracts & Regulatory Manager
(302) 298-7498

Research Administration
Greg Stets

(302) 651-6804

Clinical Administrators
Lili Miles. MD

Chair Pathologist, Neuropathology
(407) 567-3883

Diana A. Corao-Uribe, MD

Clinical Pathologist
(302) 651-6384

Thomas Jefferson Hospital