Who We Are
The Infectious Disease Research Center provides a safe, secure, state of art facility for university investigators, government scientists and industry representatives to collaboratively research the basic biology, biochemistry, molecular biology and epidemiology of bacteria and viruses that cause human and animal diseases. The Center provides the highest quality research environment for developing new scientific discoveries, vaccines, methods of diagnosis, and therapeutic agents for infectious agents. Colorado State University is among the world’s leaders in researching West Nile Virus, drug-resistant Tuberculosis, Yellow Fever, Dengue, Hantavirus, Plague, Tularemia and other diseases.
To provide outstanding service to research and small business customers through laboratory maintenance, maintenance of relevant specialized services and providing access to new opportunities in order to support and enhance their ability to meet their research goals.
Vice President for Research Divisions:
- Animal Care and Use Program (ACUP)
- Biosafety Office (BSO)
- Infectious Disease Research Center (IDRC)
- Lab Animal Resources (LAR)
- Research Integrity and Compliance Review Office (RICRO)
- Research Services