The Biolab is a fully equipped level 2 research lab available for teams to work on their projects. The lab is equipped with regular lab equipment such as analytical balance PH meter, pipettes, electrophoresis equipment but also with specialized equipment such as real time PCR machines and microscopes with digital cameras. Beside the lab equipment there is access to other specialized equipment in the Concordia Science Pavilion.
Ananda Devices is a startup currently using the Biolab. Founder Margaret Magdesian was an associate researcher at the Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI) and the McGill University Department of Physics. She decided to become an entrepreneur after she realized that here inventions could help more people if she started a company commercializing them. District 3 has been an integral part of Ananda’s startup journey.