Applications for access to research installations at BIO, Marineholmen RASLab and within the operating agreement UiB/ILAB autumn semester 2023


Søknadene må være de respektive ansvarlige i hende innen 20. august.

Application form:

Everyone who works with laboratory animals must have an approved course in laboratory animal studies, this also applies to master’s students. Planned courses for researchers, technicians and master’s students can be found here:

Applications to the Norwegian Food Safety Authority (FOTS) for permission to carry out experiments with animals must be submitted no later than 3 months before the start of the experiment.

There is a user fee for access and activity at the experimental animal facilities on the 1st floor T55 and the “levendeavdeling” on the 1st floor T53A. 50% of the estimated user payment is paid before the trial is started, the remaining amount is calculated and paid in after the trial has ended. The user payment covers operation, maintenance, upgrading and the purchase of consumables at the laboratories/sites.

There are separate price lists for ILAB and Marineholmen RASLab. All applicants must state the source of funding. It must also be noted if external projects are to be billed for user payment.

Price categories for the BIO experimental animal facilities T55 and “levendeavdeling” T53A:

Users Pice category Fixed/month. m2/month
Intern, master and PhD without project funding 1 630,- 125,-
BIO with project funding 2 2600,- 260,-
External users 3 5500,- 550,-
Ex: Klimarom 10 m2, price categori 2: 2600,- + (10 m2 X 260,-) = 5200,-/month


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