VUMC TPSR (Translational Pathology Shared Resource)

Overview of Services

Our Mission:

The Translational Pathology Shared Resource will advance biomedical research and personalized medicine by providing Vanderbilt Investigators:

  • Research histology including, immunohistochemistry and novel antibody development
  • Comprehensive, state of the art diagnostic, necropsy and comparative pathology services for animal model systems with specific expertise and focus on mouse models
  • Access to experts in veterinary and human pathology
  • Laser capture micro-dissection
  • Automated tissue micro-array preparation

Translational Pathology Shared Resource supported by NCI/NIH Cancer Center Support Grant 2P30 CA068485-14 and the Vanderbilt Mouse Metabolic Phenotyping Center Grant 5U24DK059637-13


Jim Goldenring, MD, PhD
Scientific Director of TPSR

Katherine Gibson-Corley, DVM, PhD, DACVP
Director of Comparative Pathology & Research Histology

Miranda Wilkes, LVMT
Scientific Research Core Manager of TPSR

For general questions or assistance:   
 Phone: 615.322.3667
 Fax:     615.875.6379

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

8:00 am to 4:30 pm                

 MCN S-1310       

Links and Resources

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