ANIMAL HOUSE REDEVELOPMENT

University of Melbourne

An important area for research and the subsequent testing and development therapeutic protocols relies upon a consistent genetic material pool. (mice)


A controlled conditioned and highly filtered Specific Pathogen Free (SPF) environment is required, complete with magna-helic monitoring, back-up systems and sterilization of food, bedding and personnel entering the SPF environment.


Merat Pty Ltd, Architects working closely with the animal house personnel managed the expansion of SPF rooms in the House from three to five.