Biomedical Science Building X-ray Irradiator

The Biomedical Science Building rodent barrier facility contains an x-ray irradiator that is available for use by PI’s. The X-RAD 320 is a self-contained X-ray system for delivering a precise, whole body radiation dosage to specimens in a biological or small animal research laboratory.

Effective January 7th, 2019 ACS will no longer be performing irradiations for investigators. Please see instructions below to get training, access and approval to run your own irradiations before this deadline

For access to the BMS irradiator you must:

For complete irradiator SOP and instructions click here BMS X-ray Irradiator SOP

To submit an irradiation request CLICK HERE

X-RAD 320

If your animals can not be housed in BMS you can reach out to EHS to discuss other irradiation options on campus by contacting Susan Stanford sstanford@ehs.ufl.edu Office phone: 352-294-1020