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Virus Room Welcome

The virus culture room in the Department of Physiology and Biophysics provides instrumentation allowing investigators to culture BSL3 above virus and lentivirus for hard-transfected primary cells. Moreover, the room is equipped with a Kopf 1900 stereotaxic viral injection setup for mice and rats.  The virus room is operated by multi-investigators, a shared-used facility within the department. All personnel who have access to the room requires SOM biosafety training.

If you would like to learn more about virus culture room, please email Xinghong Dai, PhD at or Gerald Babcock at or call 216-36-4766 for available time and services.


Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine
Laboratory Space: Biomedical Research Building, BSL-2
Main Office: Robbins Building, E549