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Rocky Mountain Laboratories Integrated Research Facility
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Acting Director Ernest T. Takafuji, M.D., M.P.H.
Address NIAID/NIH
903 South 4th Street
Hamilton, MT 59840-2999
Purpose "Rocky Mountain Laboratories (RML) today is a state-of-the-art research facility occupied by world-class scientists with a mission to study infectious microbes that cause disease in humans and animals. Because of its long history and expertise in infectious disease research, RML is now poised to play a leading role in the nation's fight against bioterrorism and emerging infections. Along with its parent organization, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), RML will expand its studies to help develop new diagnostics, vaccines, and treatments for diseases caused by emerging infections and the intentional release of infectious agents into a civilian population."
Building Information
  • Total Space: 105,000 square feet
  • Total Net BSL-4 and Animal Quarters Space: 6,750 square feet
  • Construction Start Date: September 2004
  • Opened March 2008
Planned BSL-4 Lab Facility
Contact:  Michael Stebbins ([email protected])
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