This comprehensive biomedical research center will focus specifically on the on the genetic, environmental, and behavioral factors in human growth and development with an emphasis on the prevention, treatment, and cure of childhood diseases.
The building features three floors of research labs and a transgenic vivarium. The biomedical research lab modules are flexible and are served by a linear equipment room, designed for shared equipment. The open concept of the laboratories allows researchers to easily circulate among the labs and each other.
Joseph Jingoli & Son, Inc. served as the project’s construction manager. In addition to special procedure rooms, temperature spaces, and a darkroom, the Institute also has its own administrative and conference spaces. A pediatric ambulatory care center and clinical research center are also located within the new building.