Cervical Cancer and the President’s Wife

Born out of wedlock to a wealthy farmer on the 7th May 1919, this child led an impoverished life following … Continue reading “Cervical Cancer and the President’s Wife”

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IBMS Krispy Kreme Prize Draw Winners

We recently held a free prize draw at the IBMS Congress 2017 in Birmingham for the chance to win FIVE … Continue reading “IBMS Krispy Kreme Prize Draw Winners”

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CellPath’s CellNass Complete Archive Management Solution Receives Clean Bill of Health from the Human Tissue Authority

On 22 August 2017 CellNass successfully completed a site visit inspection in compliance with Human Tissue Authority (HTA) licensing standards, … Continue reading “CellPath’s CellNass Complete Archive Management Solution Receives Clean Bill of Health from the Human Tissue Authority”

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Lean and Learn – Efficiency in the Histology Laboratory

The Evolution of Lean Manufacturing Many years ago, a Japanese automotive engineer by the name of Taiichi Ohno helped create … Continue reading “Lean and Learn – Efficiency in the Histology Laboratory”

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All You Need To Know About Formaldehyde

To the histologist, formaldehyde is undeniably the gold standard in tissue preservation, forming cross-links with proteins and converting sols to gels. … Continue reading “All You Need To Know About Formaldehyde”

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Histology & The Human Plague

Imagine the year is 1665 and you are in a pathology laboratory somewhere in London. You are sitting at a … Continue reading “Histology & The Human Plague”

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Asbestos – The Hidden Assassin

When the twin towers collapsed at the World Trade Centre on the 11th September 2001, lower Manhattan was blanketed in … Continue reading “Asbestos – The Hidden Assassin”

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Bladder Cancer and the White House

In the United States, bladder cancer has as much an obscure partnership with Hollywood as it does with the White … Continue reading “Bladder Cancer and the White House”

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Is Honey The New Buzzword In Histology?

Could honey be a realistic, safer alternative to formaldehyde in the histology laboratory? In the histology laboratory, formaldehyde has always been … Continue reading “Is Honey The New Buzzword In Histology?”

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