The Virginia Tech Laboratory for Neurotoxicity Studies is located at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine.

GLP-Compliant Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)

Supported by the college's Good Laboratory Practice Program

  • Staffed by experienced technicians
  • On-site Quality Assurance Unit
  • Consultation on all aspects of ultrastructure
  • Tissue trimming, post-fixation, epoxy resin embedding
  • Thick sections for light microscopy
  • Thin sections for transmission electron microscopy
  • High-resolution electron micrographs, sent to sponsor for evaluation or interpreted in the LNS lab
  • Report preparation

For more information about GLP-compliant electron microscopy, contact Sandy Hancock, MS, RQAP-GLP at or call the Laboratory for Neurotoxicity Studies at 540-231-4817.

Good Laboratory Practice poster
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