• Importation and exportation of animals, including post-arrival housing and regulatory compliance for release

  • Animal housing in a range of microbiological exclusion conditions, including open to germ-free

  • Containment housing for PC2/PC3 and QC3 restricted materials

  • Assistance with breeding colony management.

  • Space for behavioural and longitudinal studies

  • Training, including a range of standard techniques from handling and restraint to injection techniques, through to project specific surgeries

  • Surgical space with Isoflurane vaporisers

  • Advanced reproductive techniques including IVF or Ovary transplantation

  • Genetic modification services, includes both established techniques such as microinjection and electroporation, plus developing systems such as CRIPER/Cas9

  • Rederivation services, where there is a requirement to frequently “clean” and move animals from one facility/institution to another, depending on the animals’ existing pathogen status

  • Cryopreservation services, which is the ability to cryopreserve reproductive tissue (embryos, sperm, ovaries)

  • Veterinarian services, that are integral for the research support and compliance with “The Code”