Histopathology is the study of tissues. The VCC laboratory is the only Cancer Agency laboratory in BC.
The Vancouver Centre Histopathology laboratory performs the most immunohistochemistry stain tests in BC, a list of tests available to Pathologists is in the IHC request form. Note that requests made with this form will not be reviewed by a VCC pathologist and no report will be issued.
The dMMR request form replaces the old colon cancer request form. Note that Microsatellite Instability(MSI) testing is only available through the Hereditary Cancer Program genetic counsellors.