BSL-3 Enhanced Laboratories

All BSL-3 spaces have biocontainment enhancements beyond minimum published requirements and standards of Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories.

Enhancements include:

  • Individual security PIN code access control.
  • Hallway security cameras.
  • Interlocked anteroom doors.
  • HEPA filtration of exhaust air.
  • Gastight dampers to isolate individual laboratories.
  • Centralized liquid effluent decontamination.
  • Dual electrical feed and stand‐by power generator.
  • Shower in/out capabilities for certain laboratories.

If you are interested in conducting research at the BRI, contact the director.