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Bell Tower Genomics Research Building

University of North Carolina



Research laboratories for genetic research in the areas of Biology, Synthetic Chemistry, Molecular Chemistry and Bioinformatics. Core facilities include Microscopy, Imaging, Gene Expression Array, Robotics, Green House, Plant Growth and facilities for Drosophilae, Zebra Fish, Frogs and worms. Specialty spaces include Radioisotope laboratory, Tissue Culture, Crystallography, PCR and Macromolecular Interaction laboratory.


Chapel Hill, NC, USA

  • Services: Laboratory Design
  • Category: Research
  • Completed: 2012

Area Summary

  • Gross Building: 224,121
  • Net (Assignable) Building: 116,997
  • Laboratory & Laboratory Support: 73,963

Cost Summary

  • Construction Cost: $117,000,000

Important Details

  • LEED Certification Level: Gold
  • Award fro Sustainability from USGBC NC Chapter Thomas Edison


  • Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP


  • Tom Rossiter's Photography