Laboratory of Comparative Pathology (LCP)

The Laboratory of Comparative Pathology (LCP) is a full service diagnostic lab offering clinical and anatomic pathology services. The LCP supports investigative staff utilizing a variety of animal species as research models.  In addition, the LCP supports RARC various RARC activities including biosecurity and animal health programs.

Laboratory of Comparative Pathology

Service Requests

​Submissions can be made online via the LCPWebApp. Once completing the online service request form print out the confirmation page with the tracking number on it and bring it to the lab with your specimens.

New users must register by clicking on the Sign Up link, completing the form and clicking Submit. New accounts will be created within two business days. 

training tutorial is available online.

Anatomic Pathology Fees​Anatomic Pathology Times​
Clinical Pathology Fees​Clinical Pathology Times​

For information regarding biologicals testing, go here.

Locations and Hours of Operation

MSKCC Zuckerman Research Center (Necropsy and Clinical Pathology)
417 E. 68th St., Room 940
New York, NY 10065
Phone: (646) 888-2422
Fax: (646) 422-0139
Weill Cornell Medicine (Histology and Immunohistochemistry)
1300 York Ave., C-708
New York, NY  10065
Phone: (212) 746-3399
Hours of Operation: Weekdays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Co-authorship for LCP staff members on publications is appropriate when their contribution fulfills recommended criteria*. LCP technical or intellectual contributions that do not meet authorship criteria should be recognized by acknowledgement of the individual staff member and/or the LCP. Publications that include LCP contribution should acknowledge funding by the P30 Core Grant and follow the NIH Public Access Policy. Adequate recognition of our contribution to publications will enable us to demonstrate support of a large number of laboratories in order to maintain funding for our operations.

*International Committee of Medical Journal Editors, 2017 Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals,


Sébastien Monette, DMV, MVSc, DACVP
Head, Anatomic Pathology

Sebastián Carrasco, DVM, MPVM, MSc, PhD, DACVP
Comparative Pathologist

Ileana Miranda, DVM, MSc, DACVP
Comparative Pathologist

Mohamed Issam Atmane, DVM, Dipl. ACVP
Comparative Pathology Fellow

Histology and Immunohistochemistry Technicians:
Kim McBride, HT (ASCP), Coordinator
Maria Jiao, BSMT
Iveta Simanska, DVM

Xiaobin Wang, MD, PhD
Laboratory Technologist
(646) 888-2422

China Chavannes, BS
Laboratory Assistant
(646) 888-2422

Necropsy Technicians:
Jacqueline Candelier, BS, PA, Coordinator
Simona Bekker, BS, MS, Laboratory Assistant
(646) 888-2422

John D'Allara, BS, Laboratory Assistant
(646) 888-2422

Juliette Wipf, Dr. med. Vet., FVH, PhD, Laboratory Manager

Sharon Roumou-Fraser, BS, Administrative Assistant