Provided by the Cell Culture Facility

The Cell Culture Facility is a BSL 2 Laboratory. All work will be performed using BSL 2 guidelines. The facility is equipped with three Biological Safety Cabinets.

Room 3314C has a BSL 2+ cabinet. Primarily work needing a higher level of safety (such as viral work) will be performed in this room. A CO2 incubator is also located in this room.

Room 3314A and 3314B both have a BSL 2 safety cabinet and a CO2 incubator.

Other supplies include:

  • Rainin LTS Pipettes-Dedicated for each hood
  • Pipet Controller-Dedicated for each hood
  • MVE Cryogenic storage system-for small scale storage. Contact director for large scale freezing needs
  • Zeiss Inverted Microscope
  • 37 deg water bath
  • Tabletop refrigerated centrifuge
  • Vortex
  • Paper towels
  • Disinfectants
  • Kimwipes
  • Biohazard bags

Other equipment may be purchased as the need arises.

Provided by the User

All other supplies needed including:

  • Pipette tips - sterile and filtered
  • Plastic serological pipettes plugged
  • Plastic aspiration pipettes or plastic transfer pipettes
  • Culture flasks
  • Cryovials
  • Cell scrapers
  • Media
  • Gloves
  • Lab coats
  • Goggles
  • Masks
  • Antibiotics and other additives
  • 15 ml and 50 ml conical tubes (disposable)
  • Any other miscellaneous supplies needed