The Cell Culture Laboratory is a Biosafety Level 1/Biosafety Level 2 facility.
Cell Culture Laboratory
The Cell Culture Laboratory in ChemSci S012 is a Biosafety Level 1/Biosafety Level
2 facility. (View the Safety Inspection Report.) It is dedicated to cell work only. No bacterial or viral work is allowed! All cell
transfections, tissue fixations and other cell/tissue manipulations should be done
outside the facility.
Up to 4 h sign-ups are allowed for a Biosafety Cabinet.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and all necessary supplies to conduct experiments
must be brought in by the user. The Cell Culture Lab provides space and instrumentation.
Users are expected to have sufficient training in:
Cell culture preparation
The use of a Biological Safety Cabinet (Cole-Parmer A2 Class)
The use of an autoclave
Biosafety Level 2 procedures and practices
In addition, users must adhere to all standard operating procedures listed for this
lab, including those for safety and cleanliness.
There is no charge for sample preparation in the Cell Culture Lab, including use of
the Biological Safety Cabinet or Biosafety Cabinet (BSC).
Users MUST RESERVE the Cell Culture Lab facilities prior to using a Biosafety Cabinet.