Histology Laboratory

Overview of Services

The Elizabeth Fekete Histology Laboratory provides a centralized service for the preparation of tissues for light and fluorescence microscopy. Routine and specialized histological methods are available to The Jackson Laboratory community on a fee-for-service basis. Histologists are available to assist researchers with special procedure and project design. Researchers are encouraged to consult a member of the Histology Service Team before submitting tissues for processing in order to ensure that appropriate Procedures are selected and followed.


Elaine Bechtel
Histology Service Supervisor
Email: Elaine.Bechtel@jax.org


Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Hours Open:

Monday - Friday

7:00am - 3:00pm EST 

600 Main Street
Bar Harbor, ME 04609

Links and Resources

  1. Internal Histology Website
  2. HistologyService@jax.org