Recent Articles

September 21, 2016 2:33 pm
Greg Muth, Tsoi/Kobus & Associates
Over the past several years, we have moved from having a glut of available lab space in the U.S. to reaching lab building occupancy rates of 90 percent to 100 percent in many leading markets. In some areas, developers can barely build lab space fast enough to meet the demand.
September 21, 2016 2:09 pm
MaryBeth DiDonna
Laboratory Design spoke with Lucianna Lucarelli, LEED AP, Director of Interiors with TRIA in Boston.
September 14, 2016 2:43 pm
Jennifer Swedell and Antoinette Bunkley, CO Architects; and Jennifer Andrews, University of Arizona
Intentional placement of vivaria, in basements, separate wings or even separate buildings, away from other resources, is important for biosecurity, animal health and safety, and regulatory compliance. However, this can create a bottleneck for certain types of research where smaller cohort studies are used.
September 7, 2016 2:21 pm
Hal Spiers, AIA, LEED AP, Payette
Translational medicine is an interdisciplinary branch of the biomedical field focused on treating disease and often pairing research with healthcare. For designers, the challenge lies in understanding how conventional strategies apply in this relatively new type of lab.
September 7, 2016 2:07 pm
Burcin Moehring, FAIA, HDR
How has the focus on students radically changed the way we design laboratory spaces?
September 7, 2016 1:37 pm
Justin Cratty, AIA, LEED AP, and Erik Lustgarten, AIA, LEED AP, Gensler
As with many other professions, knowledge and experience is the most valuable capital for scientists.
August 24, 2016 1:35 pm
George Wainwright, PWW
Research and development is increasingly becoming a significant focus on the agenda for ambitious businesses that aspire to be at the top of their industry.
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