COVID 19 Update – Advance Training

Unfortunately, due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and current UK lockdown we have decided to cancel all Advance courses for the foreseeable future. We are hoping to re-start our training schedule as soon as possible and will ensure you are kept updated of any changes during this period via the website. We will no longer be taking online bookings at this time, however, if you would like to express an interest in any of the courses or services we have to offer then please contact us at



MRC Harwell Institute


Advance team
+44 (0)7546310560

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19 Apr 2021


9:00 am - 5:00 pm


£180 + VAT

Recognising Tissues and Artefacts in Histological Sections

This course will cover how to recognise normal mouse tissues and common artefacts in H&E histological sections. Aimed at research staff, technical staff, students and medical or veterinary pathology trainees with no or limited experience of evaluating tissue sections using a light microscope.

Following the course, you will be able to:

  • Use a light microscope to examine H&E sections
  • Evaluate tissue sections using a light microscope
  • Recognise the major tissues in histological sessions
  • Recognise common artefacts and their causes in histological sessions

Hourly Schedule

16:00 - 17:00
Tour (optional)
Mary Lyon Centre

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