Research & Development

We are researcher oriented, servicing clients in the San Antonio area and beyond.
New clients are required to set up an account before submitting research projects to
UT Health San Antonio- Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine- Research Histology.

To coordinate a time to drop-off research projects please email to set up an appointment.

The research laboratory does not provide the following services- gross specimens, cassette samples, or transfer formalin-fixed tissue to 70% ethanol solution in which we require all projects to be submitted.

For more information, contact:
Dominie Cerda
Kim Pierdolla

UT Health San Antonio
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Research Histology—Room 325C-MED
7703 Floyd Curl Dr.
San Antonio, Texas 78229
Mon. – Fri. 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Phone: 210-567-4056
Laboratory Email:

Research Specimen Submission Procedure
Internal Client Research Request Form
External Client Research Request Form