Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Craig Horbinski Lab

Items and Services

 

Items

Units

NU User

External Academic

External Commercial

Human Blood

 

 

 

 

1a. PBMC – collected from sodium heparin blood tubes using a standard Ficoll separation gradient and frozen in a 9:1 ratio of FBS:DMSO.  Samples are stored in the vapor phase of liquid nitrogen.

1mL

$20.84

$128.71

$146.41

1b. Plasma – platelet poor plasma collected from an EDTA collection tube.  Samples are stored at -80̊C.

1mL

$6.45

$22.70

$25.08

Human Tumor Tissue

 

 

 

 

2a. Tumor Tissue – Fresh

TBD

$9.98

N/A

N/A

2b. Tumor Tissue – Frozen – stored in the vapor phase of liquid nitrogen with no preservatives.

TBD

$11.22

$51.91

$129.77

2c. GBM Cell Line – patient derived cell line established within the NSTB.  Cells are frozen in a 7:2:1 ratio of media:FBS:DMSO.

1mL

$51.40

$267.25

$431.17

2d. STEM Cell Line – patient derived STEM cells established in a collaborator’s lab.

1mL

$111.46

$534.50

$801.60

Slide Staining

 

 

 

 

3a. H&E Stain – standard H&E stain and includes review by Dr. Horbinski, a board certified pathologist.

1 slide

$4.30

$8.60

$12.90

3b. Immunohistochemistry Stain – includes consultation with our histology specialist, manual processing, and review by Dr. Horbinski, a board certified pathologist.

1 slide

$14.75

$44.23

$88.47

3c. Immunofluorescence - includes consultation with our histology specialist, manual processing, and review by Dr. Horbinski, a board certified pathologist.

1 slide

$28.14

$88.45

$187.65

3d. TUNEL Assay Stain – standard TUNEL assay, processed manually and includes review by Dr. Horbinski, a board certified pathologist.

1 slide

$63.11

$96.07

$126.22

3e. Unstained Slide

1 slide

$3.67

$7.20

$10.22

3f. Other Miscellaneous Stain – other or additional histology work not covered by the above categories.

1 slide

$6.11

$12.22

$24.45

 

Services

Units

NU User

External Academic

External Commercial

Data Acquisition

 

 

 

 

4a. NSTB Database Query – checking the availability of specimenswithin the NSTB.

½ hour

$20.34

$40.68

$81.36

4b. NMH Patient Chart Review – gathering data from hospital records and delivered in a de-identified format.

½ hour

$30.51

$60.31

$95.01

Specimen Collection

 

 

 

 

5a. Specimen pickup and honest broker services – specimen collection for projects where an honest broker is needed to de-identify the samples.

½ hour

$41.72

$68.15

$104.84

 

Materials/Supplies

Units

NU User

External Academic

External Commercial

Histology Consumables

 

 

 

 

6a. 5-count slide box

1 box

$0.85

$1.03

$2.58

6b. 15-count slide box

1 box

$1.98

$2.18

$5.45

6c. 25-count slide box

1 box

$10.38

$11.42

$22.84

6d. 50-count slide box

1 box

$10.72

$11.80

$23.62

6e. 100-count slide box

1 box

$10.97

$12.07

$21.16

6f. 20-count slide cardboard folder

1 folder

$4.88

$5.37

$13.43