Bioterio (Animal facility)
by Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto
Specialized services
Medical Technologies & In Vitro Diagnostics
Description:

23 animal maintenance rooms for house mouse, rat, guineapigs, rabbits, fish, etc. Conventional environment or specific pathogen-free conditions. Technical team: four animal caretakers, one technical assistant, and one veterinary. Anesthesia, Analgesia, Surgery Support and Recover. Tolerances: insulin and glucose. Blood collection. Measuring pressures. Genotyping. Monitoring of animal weights, dietary intake and water intake. Parenteral administrations. Mating, weaning and sexing. Equipment: Autoclave, Ventilated cage racks, Metabolic cages, Luximeter, Hotte.






Contact Person:
Maria Luísa Lourenço Lopes Guardão
E-mail: mlguardao@med.up.pt
Telephone: +351 220 426 861