Health Sciences Biomedical Research Facility II

University of California, San Diego



New building for the departments of UCSD Health Sciences including researchers in Medical Genomics, Pediatrics, Neurosciences, Reproductive Medicine, Surgery and other disciplines.  Facility includes state of the art research laboratories for biomedical research and are supported by flexible support spaces such as tissue culture, instrument rooms, equipment rooms, cold rooms, dark rooms, and service corridors.  Core facilities including a 18,000 sf Vivarium and Imaging Facility.  


La Jolla, CA, USA

  • Services: Laboratory Design
  • Completed: 2014

Area Summary

  • Gross Building: 195,975
  • Net (Assignable) Building: 108,209
  • Lab and Lab Support: 89,967

Cost Summary

  • Construction Cost: $104,290,061

Important Details

  • LEED Certification Level: Platinum
  • Education Award Winner Honorable Mention from IIDA Oregon Chapter
  • Honor Award from AIA San Diego Chapter


  • Zimmer Gunsul Frasca Architects LLP


  • Hedrich Blessing Photographers & Eckert And Eckert Architectural Photography