BSL3 Laboratory (3D)

Mission, Goals, Capabilities

Biosafety level three (BSL3) wet bench laboratory to support research with infectious agent requiring a higher biosafety level than the regular laboratories on campus (which are BSL2 or BSL2/3). The laboratory occupies 1100 square feet on the 7th floor of the BLSB. There is an attached animal room complete with a biosafety cabinet for in vivo experiments

Major Equipment

  • Centrifuges, stir plates, water baths and refrigerators/freezers for molecular work and with biosafety cabinets, incubators, an ultracentrifuge, three -80oC freezers and an autoclave. 


  • Enables user to perform work with infectious agents, which require BLS3.