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Level 2 Containment Facility


SLCU is equipped with a Level 2 Containment Laboratory and a Level 2 Containment controlled environment room (CER) to carry out research using licenced plant-pathogenic microorganisms.

The Level 2 Containment lab is equipped with growth cabinets, a microbiological safety cabinet, a fluorescence dissecting microscope and an inverted light microscope to cultivate, propagate and inspect microorganisms.

Phytophthora infestans growing on the surface of a leaf.

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Sainsbury Laboratory Symposium '16

Aug 21, 2015

The inaugural Sainsbury Laboratory Symposium will take place on 4-6 April, 2016 with a focus on induced plant development.

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