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MBLprovides laboratories to those investigators who wish to take advantage of the 美女直播做爱鈥檚 facilities, services, and exceptional collaborative research environment and rent space in the MBLWhitman Center. Laboratory space can be rented by independent scientists (see rates below) or arrangements can be made to be hosted by a resident research center or affiliated with one of 美女直播做爱鈥檚 preeminent discovery courses.

Any investigators coming to the MBLmust apply each year. The application deadline for rentals during May through September is聽December 15聽of the preceding year.

For those who wish to participate in research associated with a course, arrangements must be made in advance and approved by the course directors and the Director of the Division of Research.聽 For those collaborating with 美女直播做爱鈥檚 resident faculty, stays need to be arranged and聽approved by the host lab and the center director.

During the months of May through August, laboratories are rented at the rate of $96.00 per square foot for a 4-month period even if your stay will be shorter. Most of the laboratories available for rent fall into one of the following categories:

  • Class 1, ~228 square feet (typically 2 to 4 people), $21,888 for four months
  • Class 2, ~314 square feet (typically 3 to 6 people), $30,144 for four months
  • Class 3, ~291 square feet (typically 3 to 5 people), $27,936 for four months

From September through April, laboratories may be rented by the month at the rate of $12.00 per square foot per month.聽 For those needing only a very small area, the minimum space to rent, if available, is 100 square feet.

Office space is available to聽rent at a set price of聽$1,402聽for May through August. Off-season office space is also available to rent at a set price of $1,402 for September through April.

The office of the Director of the Division of Research will attempt to find laboratory space, sharing arrangements if necessary, and adjacencies that meet the needs of each applicant but cannot guarantee room assignments or sharing arrangements.聽 MBLoffers competitive research awards that help to support independent investigators. These awards include lab rental for four months during the peak season and housing for up to ten weeks. For details, see聽Whitman Center Fellowship Awards.

Independent laboratory space is also available to qualified researchers who wish to spend sabbatical leaves at the 美女直播做爱. Well-maintained general use facilities and a large inventory of rental equipment are available to help meet applicants鈥 needs. Sabbatical-year investigators can also be hosted within the laboratory and office space of a resident research center.

For more information email聽research@mbl.edu.

Shipping & Receiving
To receive packages/mail at the MBLbefore you arrive, address them to yourself at Marine Biological Laboratory, 7 MBLStreet, Woods Hole, MA, USA 02543-1015. See the shipping and receiving page for more details. If you stored items at the MBLover the winter, please contact聽boxes@mbl.edu聽at least 3 business days before you want them delivered to your lab.

Equipment
The Laboratory Operations Department provides a wide variety of scientific equipment including microscopes and accessories, oscilloscopes, microfuges, power supplies, baths, shakers, incubators, and ovens. The department also has electronic components available such as transistors, resistors, capacitors, ICs, and connectors. Any unusual components not in stock can be ordered for quick delivery.

Qualified technicians can provide technical assistance in troubleshooting or repair of electronics, personal computers, and scientific equipment.

The Laboratory Operations Department also handles the ordering and delivery of all compressed gas cylinders, cryogenic gases and dry ice on campus. Please contact us to place all cylinder and dry ice orders. Click here to view the聽Equipment List.

For further information contact the Laboratory Operations Department, located in Lillie 8C, at:
(508) 289-7444 or聽Email Bill Haskins.

Stockroom
Located in Lillie 2, the stockroom is a self-serve facility, providing a limited selection of laboratory supplies and chemicals. To gain access and for a list of available items, see the聽stockroom page.聽or contact聽stockroom@mbl.edu聽or 508-289-7239.

Chemicals
Please contact Environmental Health & Safety聽to ensure that your chemical inventory is up to date and training has been completed by all of your lab members.

Animals
Marine specimens are available through the Marine Resources Center. For use of non-marine animals, contact the Animal Care Facility at 508-289-7288. If you will be using vertebrates, please refer to the聽MBLInstitutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)聽for information and order forms. Information about zebrafish is available on the Zebrafish Facility page.聽The 狈补迟颈辞苍补濒听Xenopus听搁别蝉辞耻谤肠别 is the national stock center for聽Xenopus laevis听补苍诲听Xenopus tropicalis聽frogs. We provide transgenic, inbred and mutant frogs, embryos, oocytes and eggs as well as tank space rentals. We also have facilities for microinjection of聽Xenopus聽embryos for mRNA overexpression or CRISPR-Cas gene editing. For information about聽Xenopus, please see the 狈补迟颈辞苍补濒听Xenopus听搁别蝉辞耻谤肠别听辫补驳别.

General use rooms
Located in Rowe 107, 218, 318 and Lillie 218, 美女直播做爱鈥檚 common use rooms offer a wide variety of shared resources. Please refer to the GUR Guide聽for further information.

Equipment rentals
If you have rented equipment in advance, please pick it up in the Laboratory Operations Department聽in Lillie 8C. If you need additional equipment, please contact聽apparatus@mbl.edu聽or 508-289-7444 (x7444). The department can also help you with gas cylinders, regulators, and dry ice.

Cold rooms
Standard and half-size refrigerators can be rented from the Apparatus Department (apparatus@mbl.edu). In addition, MBLhas a -80掳C freezer in Rowe 318 and Lillie 218, two cold rooms set at 4掳C in Rowe 315 and Lillie 14. For other temperature options, consider purchasing an individual unit from

Tissue culture rooms
For use of the tissue culture rooms, please contact Louie Kerr for training and access at lkerr@mbl.edu or 508-289-7273.

Central Microscopy Facility
MBLhas a large selection of microscopes available for general use. See the Central Microscopy Facility聽for details.

Machine shop
MBLhas an arrangement with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Machine Shop whereby you can purchase services using your MBLaccount. Contact聽stockroom@mbl.edu聽or 508-289-7449 for details.

Stockroom
Located in Lillie 2, the stockroom is a self-serve facility, providing a limited selection of laboratory supplies and chemicals. Click here to gain access to the stockroom and for a list of available items, or contact聽stockroom@mbl.edu聽or 508-289-7449.

Chemicals
Please contact Environmental Health & Safety聽to ensure that your chemical inventory is up to date and training has been completed by all of your lab members.

Animals
Marine specimens are available through the Marine Resources Center. If you will be using vertebrates, please refer to the IACUC page聽for information and order forms.

MBLFacilities
Central Microscopy Facility
Cephalopod Mariculture

Marine Resources Center
National Xenopus Facility
Zebrafish Facility
Keck Genetics Facility
Stable Isotope Laboratory

Notary Publics
If you need any documents notarized, please contact聽research@mbl.edu聽for a list of notary publics.

Photocopies
Photocopies or printing is available in the on the second floor of the Lillie Building.