Helsinki Virus Core Units

Excellent fully equipped BSL2 and custom AAVs!

Biomedicum Virus Core (BVC) and AAV Gene Transfer and Cell Therapy Core constitute the two Helsinki Virus Core Units.

BIOMEDICUM VIRUS CORE (BVC) FACILITY is a service platform that provides biosafety level II laboratory space for recombinant virus production as well as consultation, technical help and gene transfer products for University of Helsinki researchers. 


AAV GENE TRANS­FER AND CELL THER­APY CORE FA­CIL­ITY provides generation of recombinant adeno-associated viral (rAAV) preparation for academic and industrial customers in Finland as well as abroad.