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A core tenet of our business model is to weave quality throughout. DCL Pathology is accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP), CLIA, and the New York State Department of Health. DCL additionally holds lab licensure in Florida and Maryland, as well as physician licensure in many additional states. Whether we are providing accurate pathology interpretation, effective histological processing, or beautiful whole slide images, DCL incorporates a culture of quality each step of the way.

When managing or partnering in your clinical trial, we work to provide service that exceeds your expectations. Our technical and professional strength, faster response times, clear feedback, and effective problem resolution practices combine to support our standards of high quality.

Our Molecular Pathology Services

Ancillary Liquid-Based Molecular Tests
  • Standard Oncology Panel
  • CT/NG
  • HPV High Risk
  • HPV Genotyping
  • Trichomonas
  • HSV 1/2
  • HIV-1 Quantitative
  • HCV Quantitative
Tissue Preparation For Molecular Testing
  • DNA, RNA and Protein Extraction from
  • FFPE
  • Frozen Tissue
  • Viable Preserved Tissue
  • Tissue Dissociation
  • Macrodissection
  • Cryopreservation
Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS)
  • Standard Oncology Panel
  • NRAS
  • KIT
  • BRAF
  • ALK
  • EGFR
  • ERBB2
  • PIK3CA
  • ERBB3
  • ESR1
  • RAF1
  • Custom Panels Available
DNA, RNA and Protein Quantification

Our Histology Services

Routine Sample Processing
  • Formalin Fixed Tissue
  • Frozen Tissue
  • Archival Blocks/Slides
Routine Staining
  • Hematoxylin and Eosin (H&E)
  • Histochemical Stains/Special Stains
Additional Staining
  • Immunohistochemistry
    • Single and Multiplex Staining
    • Assay Validation and Optimization
  • Paraffin Dipping for Antigen Preservation
  • In-situ hybridization
  • Standard Hematoxylin & Eosin (H&E)
  • Unstained Slides
  • Clean Sectioning Techniques
  • Tissue Curls for Molecular Testing
  • Frozen Sectioning
  • Other Sectioning Processes Customized to Client Need
Whole Slide Imaging
  • Image Analysis
  • 20x, 40x Images Available
  • Images available in easily usable .svs format

Our Cytology Services

Our Cytology Services
  • Liquid based pap testing
  • Cell Block Preparation
Non-GYN Cytology
  • Urine Cytology
  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Other non-gynecologic cytology
  • Whole slide imaging

Our Pathology Services

Pathology Adjudication / Consensus
  • Internally managed adjudication
  • Externally managed adjudication
  • Hybrid internal/external adjudication
Tissue Assessment
  • Viable tumor assessment
  • Necrosis assessment
  • Infiltrating immune cell assessment
Extensive experience in multiple study types and indications
  • Device trials
  • Women’s health
    1. Cervical, Vaginal, Vulvar
    2. Breast
    3. Endometrial
  • HPV
  • Oncology
    1. Solid tumors
    2. Head & Neck
    3. Brain
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Liver
  • Kidney
  • Skin

Our Project Management Services

Study Management Services
  • Study Start-Up
  • Customized Database Development
  • Data Management
  • Data Transfer
  • SAS, text-delimited, and other formats available
Customized Collection Kits
  • Biopsy Kits
  • GYN Cytology Kits
  • Non-GYN Cytology Kits
Pathology Adjudication / Consensus
  • Internally-managed adjudication
  • Externally-managed adjudication
  • Hybrid internal/external adjudication
Our Team

Our team of medical, technical, and business professionals is uniquely assembled for the purpose of serving sponsors, Central Labs, and CROs in the global clinical trial space. Our technical and service expertise in particular has led to a great community of loyal partners and clients.

Contact us today to get more information!
DCL Pathology
10291 N. Meridian Street
Suite 100
Indianapolis, IN 46290