Welcome to the Translational Pathology Laboratory

The Translational Pathology Laboratory (TPL) is located on the 9th floor of the Brinkhous-Bullitt Building TPL offers basic histology, TMA, immunohistochemistry and in situ hybridization (ISH, FISH), digital pathology and digital spatial profiling (protein, RNA). TPL has access to UNCH’s tissue archive, facilitates and coordinates pre-clinical and clinical studies, and offers study design support to investigators (LCCC members and non-members).


TPL is supported by grants from the National Cancer Institute, the North Carolina Biotechnology Center (2015-IDG-1007), and the UNC Center for Environmental Health and Susceptibility.

INFOPORTE NOTICE — Beginning on November 1st, 2019, TPL will record and track all new requests for services on InfoPorte. The TPL internal site previously used for this purpose will be unavailable to TPL clients after this date. Please click here to submit a request.

Contact Us

Nana Nikolaishvili Feinberg, PhD

Facility Director

(919) 966-9620


Sara E. Wobker, MD, MPH

Faculty Director

(984) 974-9156


Useful Links

  • For a de-identified view of UNC Health Care data to determine feasibility for trials and explore potential cohorts for retrospective analysis please go to CDWH, i2b2 or HR/CSC.
  • To find a UNC Pathologist to collaborate with your study, please visit the UNC DPLM website.
  • TPL Web-Based Image Management