Tissue Culture Facility

Located in SSB 6124, The MBB Tissue Culture facility allows labs to culture mammalian & insect cells of class II and below. The room is directly off an alcove storing liquid nitrogen Dewars used for long term cell storage, carbon dioxide’s)gas tanks for the incubator) and a computer log used for billing.

Technical Support

The room is managed by Prof. David Vocadlo (dvocadlo@sfu.caa) or if there is a problem with an instrument, contact the MBB Equipment Technician.


MBB Equipment Technician

 (778) 782-4318
E-mail: deidre@sfu.ca


SSB 6164

Fee Schedule



The facility contains: 

  • 2 x Biological Safety Cabinets (BSC’s)
  • 2 x Panasonic Incubators
  • 2 x Fridge/freezers
  • 1 x Heraus Megafuge 10 benchtop centrifuge
  • 1 x aspiration pump system
  • 1 x microscope