The Histology Core, under the co-direction of Drs. Paul Fuchs and Randy Reed, and staffed by Drs. Hakim Hiel and Mohamed Lehar, will provide training and guidance in a variety of histological procedures, as well as image acquisition and analysis using a core confocal microscope. Preparation for electron microscopy, ultrathin sectioning and image collection also will be provided. In addition to supporting those laboratories with qualifying grants, an important function of the Histology Core is to enable junior investigators to build their research programs in NIDCD-related areas. Finally, by serving as a source of expertise in inner ear and olfactory histology, the PSO enables novel disease and/or mouse models to be examined as they arise in other non-NIDCD-related research programs.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
2P30DC005211-11
Application #
8400565
Study Section
Special Emphasis Panel (ZDC1-SRB-L (49))
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
2012-12-01
Budget End
2013-11-30
Support Year
11
Fiscal Year
2012
Total Cost
$245,799
Indirect Cost
$94,071
Name
Johns Hopkins University
Department
Type
DUNS #
001910777
City
Baltimore
State
MD
Country
United States
Zip Code
21218
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