Suitable for small animals up to ~100 lbs. The suite is equipped with animal prep and surgical tables w/ lamps, anesthesia machine with vital signs monitor, circulating water bed, and recovery cage. Users are responsible for bringing their own supplies and must have current IACUC approval.
Projects are initiated by a meeting of the user, principal investigator, Core Director and Core Manager. Contact Mr. Tej Shrestha.
The Core provides individual training.
Trained users coordinate instrument use via the Scheduler.
Nanotechnology core facility equipment use is currently free for properly trained persons, with approval of the lab manager. However, a fee structure will be implemented long-term. This fee structure is expected to be similar to that of the other core labs on campus.