Rochester, NY

Rochester, NY Vivarium Rooms

Vivarium rooms in Rochester, NY. Since 2003, we have been working with Rochester, NY researchers to provide humane and often precise conditions to meet their unique and specific requirements. Darwin Chambers understands what a precise vivarium rooms can do for your research. For that reason, we are constantly finding new solutions to offer our clients the best product possible. For more information on how we can help your facility in Rochester, NY, check out more of this article, reach out to us today at 877-783-6774 or contact us online.

In addition to vivarium rooms, we also offer plant growth rooms and plant growth chambers for our Rochester, NY clients who primarily do plant research, in addition to insect rearing rooms and insect rearing chambers for the study of insects.

What Are Vivarium Rooms?

The term "vivarium" comes from the Latin words for "place for" and "living things." In short,. That can include anything from a heated glass box for a reptile in a kid's room, to the dolphinarium at Sea World.

For research purposes, vivarium rooms are also known as animal research facilities, and their purpose is to house animals and/or plants under conditions simulating a natural environment. These microecosystems are crucial for observing plants or animals under certain conditions, or humanely housing experimental animals.

Aspects to Think About When Purchasing a Vivarium Room in Rochester, NY

There are a variety of environmental controls needed to keep a vivarium room functioning properly. For your research purposes in Rochester, NY, you need to know that your controlled environment room can properly sustain:

  • Lighting — Different organisms need different levels and types of lighting that meet their adapted needs. "Cold-blooded" animals warm themselves with external heat like the sun, while some plants do best in the shade. Simulating the right light can take different types of bulbs, and we can also offer a regulator to simulate night and day.
  • Temperature and Humidity — In a similar vein, different life forms have adapted to different temperature and humidity levels. Heat can be sourced from a building's system or special lamps.
  • Air Quality — Proper air flow is crucial for circulating air, staving off mold build-up, reducing the proliferation of harmful bacteria, and balancing the ventilation between the vivarium room and other areas of your facility. There are a variety of exhaust fan options available, depending on what works best for you.

An animal or plant's physical environment is as important as anything to keeping them healthy. You require a precise vivarium room to ensure the integrity of both your specimens and research in Rochester, NY.

Benefits of Choosing Darwin Chambers For Your Vivarium Rooms in Rochester, NY

It's no wonder Darwin Chambers has been a leading manufacturer and vendor of vivarium rooms to the Rochester area for over 20 years. We push ourselves to consistently build better units for the people who need them, and our devotion to customer support is unparalleled. We customize each unit for each client. Among the many reasons to choose a Darwin Chambers vivarium room are:

  • Our Technologies We're consistently looking for new ways to improve our already impeccable units. With our virtual touchscreens, precision ultrasonic humidification, antimicrobial surfaces, and more, your Rochester, NY vivarium room is made for ease-of-use, and will be dependable, energy-efficient, and will be safe for all organisms who enter and reside in it.
  • Our Service Plans We don't stop working for you once you have your ideal vivarium room; we want your unit to function correctly throughout its lifespan. We offer technical support throughout the lifetime of your controlled environment room, including:
  • Our Compliance Standards — The use of animals for research is subject to numerous regulations. All of our vivarium rooms are in accordance with the following regulations:

    All instruments are also calibrated to NIST traceable standards.

  • Financing We work with North Star Leasing so our Rochester, NY researchers can work with the amazing controlled environment rooms they need while maintaining financial flexibility.
  • Our "Quick Ship" Program Looking for a vivarium room, but don't have the time to wait for a custom-built one? We also offer pre-built units, which we guarantee will get to your Rochester, NY facility within 15 business days.

With all of our custom or pre-engineered units in Rochester, NY, you'll get:

  • Fans and lights that offer incredibly low energy loads
  • Available temperature ranges from 20°C to 60°C; 37°C standard 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 antimicrobial pull cord, a potentially life-saving feature for injured personnel

For the complete list of our vivarium room specifications, download our brochure:

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Other services we offer to Rochester, NY clients include:

Call Darwin Chambers For Your Vivarium Room in Rochester, NY

No one can beat Darwin Chambers in the value, reliability, expertise, and availability of our vivarium rooms and staff. Our mission statement is to "provide innovative, high-quality, controlled environments and related services for researchers, while aiding in the development needed to improve our world." We know the importance of an impeccable vivarium room for your Rochester, NY research, and we know how to the exact room for your research to thrive. Call Darwin Chambers today at 877-783-6774 or ask for a quote online.

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