UMICH Orthopaedic Research Laboratories (ORL) Histology Core

Overview of Services

Histology is an essential component of all in vivo musculoskeletal studies. This core will enhance existing research by centralizing histologic efforts to achieve high quality and reasonably priced histology for center investigators, and to ensure, in collaboration with the other Cores, a cost-effective, efficient, integrated, hierarchical approach to evaluation of tissue phenotypes.


Karl Jepsen, PhD

Location and hours of operation

Facility Hours Hours Staffed Location

Monday - Friday

6am - 5pm

Monday - Friday

6:30am - 3pm

Biomedical Sciences Research Building (BSRB)

109 Zina Pitcher Pl

Ann Arbor, MI  48109

Links and Resources


Name Role Phone Email Location
Carol Whitinger
Room 2220, Bay 2218