The RBL ..
was completed and commissioned in Fall 2009;
supports research objectives of scientists at NJMS, greater Rutgers campuses, and the NIH Region II, Regional Center of Excellence in Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases;
provides a public health benefit by making expertise and laboratory capacity available to public health authorities in the event of an infectious diseases outbreak to address the need for laboratory surge capacity;
is an outstanding resource for training scientists and support staff in critical and rapidly expanding areas of science and our country's health defense; and
helps solidify New Jersey as a major national center of excellence for infectious diseases research
Rutgers- helping to make us safer!