Flexible, innovative solutions for analysis of the skeleton


The lab is non profit but intend to recover costs and finance new developments to ensure the facility remains cutting edge. This is done partly through eternally funded grants and partly through the charging system.

Please contact us for a quote. We are always available to discuss options on how to best fund studies on a collaborative basis or as part of a package.

However, for examples of charges click here

Below are examples of charges for most common requests

Use of Ex vivo and in vivo microCT £50/h

Technical support £25/h

Bone tissue processing, paraffin embedding and preparation of sections plus staining with haematoxylin and eosin and tartrate-resistant acid phosphatase (TRAP) £32/bone

Bone Processing and embedding of undecalcified tissue samples into resin media and preparation of thin tissue sections £29/bone (suitable for dynamic histomorphometry)