The virus production core facility provides 4 fully equipped self contained cubicles with biohazard hoods and centrifuges. Centrifuges used in the large scale purification of HIV are contained in one cubicle. A common, central area provides for storage of media, cell lines and HIV. The biohazard safety and timely allocation of space is supervised by the responsible investigators and is subject to review of the biohazard Safety Officer and a laboratory assistant will be responsible for maintenance of the equipment and laboratory environment. HIV or its components will be produced in this facility and neutralization assays will be available to all investigators.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Type
Research Project (R01)
Project #
5R01AI020671-10
Application #
3768969
Study Section
Project Start
Project End
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
10
Fiscal Year
1993
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
Name
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Department
Type
DUNS #
009095365
City
Bronx
State
NY
Country
United States
Zip Code
10461
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