MCW Tissue Bank

Overview of Services


The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) Tissue Bank is an institutional core providing research services related to human specimens to faculty investigators.  Tissue procurement, peripheral and maternal cord blood products, DNA and RNA isolations, specimen storage, and other specialized tissue processing are among the many services provided by the Bank. 



Mary Rau | Manager

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

(excluding MCW holidays)                   

9200 W. Wisconsin Avenue

Milwaukee, WI 53226

Links and Resources


Name Role Phone Email Location
Mary Rau
Tissue Bank Manager
(414) 805-9569
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Mollie Patton
Pathologists' Assistant
(414) 805-8823
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Jasmine Pickett
Assistant Pathologists' Assistant
(414) 805-8824
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Jason Kirkpatrick
Research Coordinator
(414) 805-9767
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Ellen Schneider
Research Technologist III
(414) 805-9587
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Monica Thom
Laboratory Assistant
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Lab All-Staff Phone
(414) 805-8829
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Kelli Sorge
Laboratory Assistant
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Julie Dropp
Histology Technician
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