The Tumor Tissue and Pathology Shared Resource (TTPSR) at Wake Forest Baptist Comprehensive Cancer Center (WFBCCC) consists of three well-integrated laboratories:

  • Tumor Tissue Lab
  • Human Pathology Lab
  • Comparative Pathology Lab

Mission

The mission of the TTPSR is to facilitate translational cancer research by:

  • Collecting and supplying high-quality, well-characterized human and animal tissues (neoplastic and normal)
  • Providing various pathology services to WFBCCC investigators

Focus Areas

  • Collect and supply high-quality, well-characterized human and animal tissues (neoplastic and normal).
  • Provide scientific and pathological expertise related to tissue collection, processing, histological and immunological staining; and evaluation to support the development of clinical protocols, grant applications and manuscripts.
  • Provide pathology services for human and animal tissues for cancer investigations.

Services We Provide