Responsible: Dr. Victor Elias Arana-Chavez

Contact: bioteriodafo@usp.br

Headquartered on the premises of the Oral Biology Laboratory (LBO), this vivarium was registered and approved by PRP in 2009 and is re-accredited annually. It is also accredited with CONCEA. The FO Vivarium is classified as Animal Biosafety Level I (low individual and community risk, authorized for conventional animal housing and use).

The FO Biotery maintains only small rodents (rats, mice and hamsters) only for the period of experimentation. It has three rooms for mice and one for mice, each with racks ventilated with mini-insulators (cages), which avoids the foul odor characteristic of conventionally caged animal houses. It also has two cage wash rooms and a ration and shavings storage room. Adjacent to the vivarium is the LBO Surgical and Sample Collection Center, equipped with a surgical microscope that allows procedures in the oral cavity of rodents, as well as animal weighing scales, hood and laboratory microwave oven for specimen fixation. for the various types of microscopy.

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8am - 5pm

Contact Phone: 3091-7840 extension 232

Responsible: Dr. Victor Elias Arana-Chavez

Contact: bioteriodafo@usp.br

Headquartered on the premises of the Oral Biology Laboratory (LBO), this vivarium was registered and approved by PRP in 2009 and is re-accredited annually. It is also accredited with CONCEA. The FO Vivarium is classified as Animal Biosafety Level I (low individual and community risk, authorized for conventional animal housing and use).

The FO Biotery maintains only small rodents (rats, mice and hamsters) only for the period of experimentation. It has three rooms for mice and one for mice, each with racks ventilated with mini-insulators (cages), which avoids the foul odor characteristic of conventionally caged animal houses. It also has two cage wash rooms and a ration and shavings storage room. Adjacent to the vivarium is the LBO Surgical and Sample Collection Center, equipped with a surgical microscope that allows procedures in the oral cavity of rodents, as well as animal weighing scales, hood and laboratory microwave oven for specimen fixation. for the various types of microscopy.

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 8am – 5pm

Contact Phone: 3091-7840 extension 232

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