Facilities and Equipment


DCM’s accredited and licensed facilities have a footprint of over 60,000 ft² and include a full complement of housing, procedural, surgical, laboratory, necropsy and cage processing space. Equipment and specialized space supports work requiring CL2 or CL3 containment, germfree, ex-germfree or gnotobiotic mouse models, SPF+ bioexclusion as well as use of high hazard chemicals or radioisotopes. DCM also hosts a wide range of imaging modalities and a behavioural phenotyping core.

DCM’s professional staff is available to provide you with a full range of technical support to your projects, from day-to-day maintenance of mouse colonies to intensive management and performance of all animal work as designed by you or in collaboration with our management team.