General histology lab


The general histology lab offers technical support and infrastructure (fixation, embedding, processing of histological sections, etc.) to researchers at the UZH. Users are allowed to operate the instruments only if they had an introduction or training by our staff members beforehand. The following instruments are available in the histology lab:


Reservation of instruments is mandatory prior that work is started. Log-in to the booking system must be done with the personal username and password. Log-in using a different username and password is not allowed.
Booking regulations are communicated in the booking calendar and need to be fulfilled by the users. Problems with devices must be communicated to contact persons listed. We communicate system repairs immediately to all users having booked the affected device.

Reservations are possible over the UZH booking system:

Booking system shared equipment UZH

Please register here:

Registration shared equipment UZH


24h access to the histology lab (Y42 G 76 and 78) and the booking system can be given after the training. Please complete the application form and let it sign from the person providing the training:

Access application Institute of Anatomy (PDF, 109 KB)

You can send the filled form together with a scan of your UZH member badge (front- and backside) to:

Claudia Meyer (by e-mail or mail to Y42 H 05)