BSL-3/ABSL-3 Research Laboratory Suites
A 2,900 square-feet, fully equipped Biosafety Level 3 (BSL-3) research space on the Minneapolis campus is available to scientists at the University of Minnesota (or their research partners) for studies involving Risk Group 3 agents and animal research. This containment facility includes three stand-alone research suites; each consisting of a microbiology and small animal research laboratory, with secure access through a common ante-room.
The primary purpose of this facility is to support diagnostic work involving animal samples that may contain airborne infectious agents.
For more information contact 612-625-8787 or (800) 605-8787 or visit the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory website.
This facility provides BL3 containment for research on economically and ecologically important plant pathogens.