Biocontainment Laboratories

The RBL at Duke has a comprehensive safety and operations program to provide state-of-the-art containment facilities for BSL2, enhanced BSL2, BSL3, and Select Agent research.

Containment Environment:  

  • Approximatley 12,000 sq.ft. of BSL2/3 laboratory space

  • 7 pathogen-specific Enhanced BSL2 and BSL3 laboratories

  • CDC Tier 1 Select Agent Registration #C20140721-1613

  • 2 ABSL3 small animal holding and procedure suites (mice, rabbits, ferrets)

  • Only ABSL2/3 Aerobiology Exposure and small-animal IVIS maging facilities at Duke


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Containment Coordinator:  

Rose Asrican, MS

rosemarie.asrican@duke.edu