University of California, Riverside
Genomics Building

Executive Architect
RBB Architects Inc

Design Architect
Shepley Bulfinch Richardson & Abbott

Location of Project
Riverside, California

Square Footage
64,000 square feet

Cost
$53 million

RBB Architects Inc in collaboration with Shepley Bulfinch Richardson & Abbott as Design Architect, completed the Genomics Building in January, 2009. The research building concentrates on plant, insect and microbial genomics. Facilities include a 100-seat auditorium, Bioinformatics suite, training center, and research laboratories that will used by graduate students, post-doctoral and staff researchers. A main lobby with a covered walkway and front atrium also provide social meeting spaces.

The institute will focus on the development of medicinal plants, safer and more nutritious foods, sustainable crops, foods with a prolonged shelf life, and novel bio-based products.

Includes specialized research facilities for:

  • Insect Genomics
  • Plant Cell Biology/Genomics
  • Microbial Genomics
  • Mammalian Genomics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Center for Plant Cell Biology
  • Biotechnology Impacts Center
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Executive Architect
RBB Architects Inc

Design Architect
Shepley Bulfinch Richardson & Abbott

Location of Project
Riverside, California

Square Footage
64,000 square feet

Cost
$53 million

RBB Architects Inc in collaboration with Shepley Bulfinch Richardson & Abbott as Design Architect, completed the Genomics Building in January, 2009. The research building concentrates on plant, insect and microbial genomics. Facilities include a 100-seat auditorium, Bioinformatics suite, training center, and research laboratories that will used by graduate students, post-doctoral and staff researchers. A main lobby with a covered walkway and front atrium also provide social meeting spaces.

The institute will focus on the development of medicinal plants, safer and more nutritious foods, sustainable crops, foods with a prolonged shelf life, and novel bio-based products.

Includes specialized research facilities for:

  • Insect Genomics
  • Plant Cell Biology/Genomics
  • Microbial Genomics
  • Mammalian Genomics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Center for Plant Cell Biology
  • Biotechnology Impacts Center
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