Animal Models Core / Small Animal Imaging
Center for Oral Health Research L-COHR
Gene Targeting & Knockout Shared Resource
Gnotobiotic Animal Core
Transgenic Mouse Facility
The facility in the Hollings Cancer Center consists of a JL Shepherd Model 143 137 Cesium irradiator. This equipment is designed to irradiate biological samples at variable doses. Adapters allow exposure for both tissue culture samples and small rodents. As of October 3rd, 2007, the irradiator produces an unshielded exposure rate of 235 rads/min (2.35Gy/min).
Accessible to MUSC faculty, students and associated technical personnel