Home Overview Organization Research Faculty Talent Recruitment Contact Us
Menu

Biosafety Level-3 Laboratory (BSL-3)

Author:Time:2016-03-20

 

The Biosafety Level-3 Laboratory at Huazhong Agricultural University (HZAU) was established in 2003, It was certified for BSL-3 Laboratory accreditation in 2009 by the Chinese National Accreditation Service for Conformity Assessment (CNAS) (NO. CNAS-CL05), by the Laboratories dealing with Highly Pathogenic Animal Microbial Pathogens, and by the Ministry of Agriculture (NO. 010). It is located in the building of the State Key Laboratory of Agricultural Microbiology, HZAU, and spans total area of 318 m2, within which there are three sets of core zones (contamination zones) representing areas of 78 m2 each. The BSL-3 has become a fundamental platform for conducting research activities such as pathogenic ecology and epidemiology, novel vaccine development, pathogenesis and immunity, and animal experiments of chicken and rodents relating to important animal infectious diseases such as bovine tuberculosis, swine influenza, etc. Working on this platform, ten full-time faculty and staff achieved excellent productivity undertaking national, provincial, and municipal research programs. In addition, this laboratory is facilitating academic exchanges between Chinese and oversea colleagues.

CopyRight@2015College of Animal Sciences & TechnologyContact Us | Add to favorites | E-mail : myoffice@mail.hzau.edu.cn

No.1,Shizishan Street·Hongshan District·Wuhan·Hubei Province·430070·P.R.China Tel:+86.02787282091