Pricing

Service Pricing Unit KI Member MIT (non-KI)
Processing , Sectioning, and Staining
Paraffin processing only: includes cassette Per block $1.60 $3.20
Embedding only Per block $1.60 $3.00
Processing, sectioning, and H&E staining Per block $6.50 $13.00
Additional H&E stained slide Per slide $4.80 $9.60
Additional unstained slide Per slide $4.30 $8.60
Frozen or resin-embedded sectioning Per slide $4.80 $9.60
Serial sectioning Per block $357.00 + cost of supplies N/A
Step sections Per step $1.60 $3.20
3+ sections per slide Per slide $1.40 $2.80
Histochemical special stain Per slide $13.70 $27.40
Counterstain, DAPI Per slide $1.50 $3.00
IHC
DAB only Per slide $1.60 $3.20
Standard: researcher provides primary Per slide $17.30 $34.60
Complex: researcher provides primary Per slide $18.40 $36.80
Cleaved caspase-3, Ki67 Per slide $19.70 $39.40
Standard: Researcher provides primary and secondary Per slide $10.80 $21.60
Complex: Researcher provides primary and secondary Per slide $11.80 $23.60
Standard, double stain: researcher provides primary Per slide $34.70 $69.40
Complex, double stain: researcher provides primary Per slide $36.80 $73.60
Standard, double stain: researcher provides primary and secondary Per slide $21.50 $43.00
Complex, double stain: researcher provides primary and secondary Per slide $23.60 $47.20
Aperio Slide Scan
20x Per slide $2.50 $5.00
40x Per slide $4.80 $9.60
10x Visium Spatial Gene Expression
Optimization slide Per slide $268.00 $536.00
Sample slide Per slide $164.00 $328.00
Other Services
Training Per hour $74.00 $148.00
Pathology consultation Per hour No charge $140.00
Vibratome/Microtome, independent use Per hour $12.00 $24.00
Cryostat independent use Per hour $40.00 $80.00
Slide box Per box At cost At cost

The above fee schedule is effective July 1, 2021.

Please note: rates are set periodically, based on operating costs and in accordance with MIT and NCI policies. They are reviewed and approved annually by the MIT Office of Cost Analysis. Services are billed at the rate listed on the date of service delivery.