Virology and Immunology Laboratories

The Center for Immunization Virology and Immunology Research Laboratories are located on the 5th floor of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health building located at 615 N. Wolfe Street, East Baltimore Campus.  Our three research labs are approved for work with BSL-2 agents, and are well-equipped for viral identification and quantitation by culture or PCR, antibody detection by ELISA and a number of bioassays (i.e. neutralization, hemagglutination-inhibition) and studies of cellular immunity.  In addition to our research labs, the center has additional -20°C, -70°C and liquid nitrogen alarmed freezers located in the basement of the Public Health building.  Fluorescence-activated cell sorter, seven multicolor flow cytometers, SECTOR Imager, and automated DNA sequencer available through JHBSPH core facilities.