Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Craig Horbinski Lab

Items and Services

Items

Units

NU User

External Academic

External Commercial

Human Blood & Cerebrospinal fluid

 

 

 

 

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

$21.82

$134.73

$185.16

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

1mL

$6.58

$39.36

$70.14

1c. CSF - 1mL frozen patient CSF supernatant, stored in -80 degrees.

1mL

$13.83

$69.14

$103.71

 

1d. CSF cell pellet - The cellular material collected from CSF.  Stored in liquid nitrogen.

1 pellet

$14.06

$72.38

$113.34

Human Tumor Tissue

 

 

 

 

2a. Tumor Tissue – Fresh

TBD

$10.18

N/A

N/A

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

TBD

$11.80

$89.32

$178.64

 

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

$52.94

$401.62

$774.01

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

1mL

$117.03

$587.95

$967.51

Slide Staining

 

 

 

 

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

1 slide

$4.51

$18.06

$55.64

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

1 slide

$15.48

$67.97

$94.96

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

1 slide

$29.54

$137.76

$551.04

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

$3.85

$9.03

$11.28

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

1 slide

$6.11

$12.22

$24.45

3g. Autopsy case sectioning - Unstained slides from autopsy cases

1 slide

$11.55

$47.42

$100.53

 

Services

Units

NU User

External Academic

External Commercial

Data Acquisition

 

 

 

 

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

½ hour

$20.74

$46.05

$92.02

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

½ hour

$31.42

$66.94

$133.20

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

$42.55

$86.20

$155.16

 

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