In vitro BSL3 Laboratory

Overview of Services

 The In vitro BSL3 service center consists of a Virology BSL3 lab, a separate BSL3 Bacteriology lab, and a BSL2 lab.  It is operated by the School of Medicine as a scientific service center and is open to all Stanford researchers after adequate training and subsequent use. 


Stanford University, School of Medicine

William M. Keck Science Building, Rm #383

380 Roth Way, Stanford, CA 94305-4401 

Shipping address:Attention: BSL3 Service Center

Stanford University 
Stanford, CA, 94305


Publication Acknowledgement

As with all Stanford Service Centers, credit must be given to the BSL3 Service Center for use that results in a publication.

If the work done at the BSL3 Service Center produces data resulting in a figure in a publication, you are required to acknowledge the Stanford In vitro BSL3 Service Center in the publication. Per university policy regarding the shared services, investigators who use the BSL3 are to include the following verbiage in the their manuscript: “We thank the Stanford In vitro BSL3 Service Center and It's Director Jaishree Garhyan for for assistance with this research”

Further, if the BSL3 Director/ staff members provided significant experimental design, data interpretation, or other intellectual contribution (as evaluated by the PI), then it is expected that these individuals will be coauthors on the publication.

If the BSL3 Director/staff members made a significant contribution to a publication such as generating data for a figure, then it is expected that these individuals should have coauthorship (as evaluated by the PI).


Links and Resources

 Stanford BSL-3 Website:

Stanford EHS Resources


Biosafety Resources:

Other Resources


Name Role Phone Email Location
Jaishree Garhyan
Keck 383
Xue DePuit
Financial Manager

xuema at stanford dot edu

Puja Patel
Keck 383
Amol Pohane
Keck 383

Available Equipment and Resources

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