For the purposes of these PC3 Animal Facility guidelines, a PC3 facility includes a work area separated from other areas by a dedicated airlock and may include other support rooms, corridors, etc. within the physical containment barrier as certified by the Regulator. Representations of typical PC3 facilities are shown below (Figures 1 to 3).

Figure 1: Representation of a PC3 facility with a single work area


Figure 1: Representation of a PC3 facility with a single work area

NOTE: These diagrams are indicative only

Figure 2: Representation of a PC3 facility with multiple work areas

Figure 2: Representation of a PC3 facility with multiple work areas


NOTE: These diagrams are indicative only

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Figure 3: Representation of a PC3 facility with inner and outer change rooms

Figure 3: Representation of a PC3 facility with inner and outer change rooms
NOTE: These diagrams are indicative only

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