IVC - Individually Ventilated Caging System
IVC Cages - Individually Ventilated Caging System for Mice/Mouse, Rat and Guinea Pig - Technology built to protect animals and researchers Orchid's IVC system not only ensures high biological safety for laboratory animals and scientists, but also matches the at par level of compliance for safety, animal welfare and ergonomics.
- Silicon gasket in the cage lid giving advantage over the other systems using nylon gasket on the grill in terms of more sterilization cycles and protection from the dents.
- Larger breathing filter area giving more time for anmial survival in case of power failure.
- Excellent lid stackability ensuring protection to locks and prevent damage to the lock during cleaning, washing and autoclaving.
- PLC error function in the air handling unit giving alarm in case of any error in the PLC controller and analogue mode to run the system in case of PLC error.
- Cage for rat and guinea pig is fitted with two air supply and two air exhaust ports for more efficient ventilation.