The Small Animal Facility was constructed in 2013. The facility provides service for the researchers in the hospital. In 2015, the facility got the using license of lab animal. The facility contains barrier system and non-barrier system, the total area of which is about 1,000 square meters. The area of barrier system lab is about 800 square meters, including 120 square meters breeding area. And the area of non-barrier system lab is about 200 square meters, including 40 square meters breeding area. The small animal facility also provides many experimental instruments related to small animal experiments, such as the VisualSonics digital imaging system (Vevo® 2100 System), the in vivo imaging system (IVIS Spectrum) , the Small Animal Ventilator (RW407), etc.