ONCOModels is an in vivo platform dedicated for oncology research allowing the use of

  1. Various cell type originating from rodents but also from patients
  2. Various rodent models with dedicated standard or pathogen free animal care facilities
  3. Various physiological tests
  4. Full access to in vivo imaging through the CYCERON center (MRI, PET, multiphoton imaging, bioluminescence…).


It is a 30 m² specific pathogen-free area, located at Caen, that includes a dressing room, a full in vivo experimental set up for tumor cell inoculation, an in vitro area for cell maintenance and preparation and rooms for animal stalling.