Interdisciplinary Science & Technology Building 3

Arizona State University



Fully versatile and adaptable research facility to support research needs of today and the future. A planning strategy was used to allow varying research units to transparently expand and contract as their funding permits, maximizing the University’s initial investment. ISTB3 Laboratory Components include Applied Biological Sciences and AZ Bio Institute: Plant Pharmaceutical Research, GMP Lab, Cold room, Growth Room, Tissue Culture Lab, Autoclave & Glasswash, and a class 10,000 clean room for the production and research of injectable vaccines.


Tempe, AZ, USA

  • Services: Laboratory Design
  • Completed: 2005

Area Summary

  • Gross Building: 34,894
  • Net (Assignable) Building: 20,238

Cost Summary

  • Construction Cost: $8,950,066

Important Details

  • Award: Valley Forward Association, Environmental Excellence Awards - Crescordia Award (Top Honor) - Public Assembly
  • Award: AIA Western Mountain Region - Honor Award/ AIA Arizona - Citation Award & The Kemper Goodwin Award
  • LEED Certification Level: Gold


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