The VirusTech Core Facility

The purpose of our core facility is to produce and distribute high quality viral vectors to researchers within Karolinska Institutet and academic researchers world-wide. We specialize in the production and concentration of lentiviruses, gammaretroviruses and adeno-associated viruses.

Our viruses

Biomedicum Common Virus Laboratory BSL-2

Photo: Albert BLanchart

Facts about the VirusTech Core Facility

Location: Biomedicum, House D, floor 4

Scientific Director: Jens Hjerling-Leffler

Facility Manager: Marc Panas

Key words: lentiviruses, gammaretroviruses, adeno-associated viruses, viral vectors, production of viruses, plasmids, cloning

Department: Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics