TransPharm Preclinical Solutions is an AAALAC accredited facility located on a scenic wooded fifteen acre setting in Jackson County, Michigan. The company is housed in an interconnected 8,300 sq. ft. complex of buildings including a 3,100 sq. ft. vivarium. This includes an attending 230 sq. ft. surgical suite and a 512 sq. ft. procedure/teaching area. The vivarium is separated into three distinct areas, one for acute studies, one for C. difficile work and the other is dedicated to housing germ free mice. The vivarium is a negative pressured facility equipped with eight bioBubble® clean rooms with one area operating under positive pressure for our germ free work. The facility is designed to handle all BSL II Applications.
General laboratory work is conducted in a 1,700 sq. ft. wet lab area equipped to handle all microbiological procedures and analyses. This work area includes biological containment hoods, sterile work stations, chemical use hoods, and general lab work benches. The entire facility is backed up by a 90,000 watt generator to avoid any catastrophic loss of data. The administrative area includes 1,220 sq. ft. of office space complete with video-link conference room.