Biobank and Histopathology Services

The HKSTP Biobank and Histopathology Services (previously named as Biobank and as referred below) is established to enable biomedical research through access to high quality samples in academic and commercial institutions, fostering innovative discoveries and improve treatment options.

Our Vision

To serve the research community of Hong Kong as a centralized resource at the highest international quality standards to accelerate biomedical research — benefiting the public with common good.

The Mission

The HKSTP Biobank shall process, store and distribute biospecimen to facilitate biomedical research activities, foster innovative discoveries and improve treatment options.

How We Support
the Industry Innovation?

Highly Secure and Quality Controlled Repository 

Our setup and operation follow the international biobanking standards to ensure high quality services, with access control and equipment monitoring and emergency response procedures implemented.

Serving your Research Purpose

Histopathology and cytology services for research purposes—to facilitate R&D of companies as well as academic groups in Hong Kong.

High Standard and Professional Service

With a Quality Management System implemented, our experienced staff (include registered MLT I) ensure accurate and efficient processing of biospecimen sent to the lab.

Repository services

  • Storage
    • Freezers
    • Cryogenic
    • Blocks / Slides
  • Deposits and retrieval

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Histopathology & cytology R&D services

  • Paraffin block embedding and sectioning
  • Paraffin section for DNA or RNA tube(can include H&E slide)
  • Tissue dissection and processing
  • Tissue section slides staining (H&E)
  • Section slide mounting
  • IHC automated staining system
  • Smear slides staining (H&E)

360o Virtual Tour


Introductory video of Biobank

Location and Operating Hour

Unit 108 (Repository) and 107B (Pathology Lab), 1/F,
Building 15W
15 Science Park West Avenue, Hong Kong Science Park
Operating Hour
Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday, Sunday & Public Holiday: Closed

Price list

Our Biobank Service Price List

Special discount will be offered to our tenants and local Universities. Please contact us for more details.

Terms and Conditions

Please click HERE for our Service Terms and Conditions.

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