Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque, NM Vivarium Rooms

Vivarium rooms in Albuquerque, NM. Since 2003, we have been working with Albuquerque, NM researchers to the pinpoint environmental conditions needed for their specific needs. Darwin Chambers knows how crucial precise vivarium rooms are for your research needs. For that reason, we are always innovating to get our clients the best controlled environment rooms possible. For more information on how Darwin Chambers can help your research in Albuquerque, NM, continuing reading, call us today at 877-783-6774 or contact us online for a free quote.

Beyond vivarium rooms, we also offer plant growth rooms and plant growth chambers for Albuquerque, NM scientists who primarily do plant research, as well as insect rearing rooms and insect rearing chambers for the study of insects.

What Are Vivarium Rooms?

Latin for "place of life," a vivarium is an enclosed area where animals and/or plants can live in conditions similar to their natural habitat. That can be anything from a tarantula cage in a teenager's room, to Biosphere 2.

In the scientific community, vivarium rooms are also referred to as animal research facilities, and their purpose is to house animals and/or plants in a specific, controlled habitat. These kinds of microecosystems are a fundamental facet of observing life under certain conditions, or safely housing animals who are being used for research purposes.

Aspects to Think About When Getting a Vivarium Room in Albuquerque, NM

There are several environmental controls necessary for a well-functioning vivarium room. For your needs in Albuquerque, NM, you need to know that the controlled environment room can properly maintain:

  • Light — Different life forms need different levels and types of lighting that meet their adapted needs. "Cold-blooded" animals need sunlight to keep their bodies warm, while other animals thrive in colder, darker environments. Different bulbs offer different levels and types of heat and light, and your vivarium room may need a controller to replicate light and dark periods.
  • Temperature and Humidity — Similarly, different life forms have adapted to different temperature and humidity levels. Heat can be provided through your facility's system or heat lamps.
  • Ventilation — Ventilation is imperative for circulating air, stopping mold build-up, reducing the proliferation of harmful bacteria, and balancing the ventilation between the holding room and vivarium room. There are numerous exhaust fan options we can fit for your room, depending on your needs.

An organism's physical environment plays a fundamental role in their health. You need a precise vivarium room to guarantee the integrity of both the organisms you're studying and your research in Albuquerque, NM.

The Darwin Chambers Advantage For Your Vivarium Rooms in Albuquerque, NM

It's no wonder Darwin Chambers has been a "go-to" seller of vivarium rooms to the Albuquerque area for more than 20 years. We push ourselves to consistently improve our units for the people who need them, and our dedication to customer service is unmatched. We customize each unit based on your research needs. With a Darwin Chambers vivarium room, you get:

  • Our Technologies We're consistently trying to make our products more precise and accurate. With our virtual touchscreens, precision ultrasonic humidification, antimicrobial surfaces, and more, your Albuquerque, NM vivarium room will be easy to use, reliable, energy-efficient, and will keep you and your specimens safe.
  • Our Service Plans We don't stop working for you once you have the vivarium room that fits your needs; we want your unit to work correctly throughout its lifespan. We offer technical support throughout the lifetime of your controlled environment room, such as:
  • Our Compliance Standards — The use of animals for research is are well-regulated and often have strict regulatory guidelines. All of our vivarium rooms are in accordance with the following standards:

    All instruments are also calibrated to NIST traceable standards.

  • Financing We partner with North Star Leasing so our Albuquerque, NM clients can get the great units they need while maintaining working capital, protecting existing lines of credit, and taking advantage of certain tax codes.
  • Our "Quick Ship" Program Looking for a vivarium room, but don't have the time to wait for a custom-built one? We can provide you with pre-engineered units, which we guarantee will be delivered to your Albuquerque, NM location within 15 business days.

Specifications for our controlled environment rooms include:

  • Fans and lights that offer incredibly low energy loads
  • Available temperature ranges from 20°C to 60°C; 37°C typical set point
  • ADA compliance at no extra cost
  • Humidity control at sensor: ±0.5%
  • Temperature control at sensor / set-point: ±0.2° C
  • A variety of surface and construction options
  • Illuminated personnel emergency alarm, a potentially life-saving feature for injured personnel

To see a complete list of our vivarium room specifications, download our brochure:

Other services we offer to Albuquerque, NM scientists include:

Trust Darwin Chambers For Your Vivarium Room in Albuquerque, NM

Darwin Chambers is unparalleled the value, reliability, expertise, and availability of our vivarium rooms and staff. Our mission statement is to "grow and lead our biotech industry through the efforts of a creative, skilled, and professional workforce." We understand the importance of a trustworthy vivarium room for your Albuquerque, NM research, and we know how to build the room you need. Call Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 or ask for a quote through our website.

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