Animal Facility

SOP Working with Immunocompromised animals (HB1)


This course details the standard operating procedures for working within BRF breeding room 1002 which contains highly immunocompromised strains such as the NSG (NOD Scid Gamma). This room requires additional PPE and disinfection procedures to minimise the risk of pathogen entry and spread to these highly susceptible strains.
Topics covered include:
What is an immunocompromised animal
Entry procedure
Cage changing procedure
Exit Procedure
Moving animals in and out of the room

  • SOP Working with Immunocompromised animals
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed