Biomedical Research Centre
- 2222 Health Sciences Mall
- Original construction 1987
Multi-User Facility for Functional Proteomics
- 1987 Thompson,Berwick & Pratt
2005 Maples Argo.
- 1987 ca. $31 million
2005 $7.5 million
- Sources of funds:
- Terry Fox Medical Research Foundation and the Welcome Foundation, a major
pharmaceutical firm in U.K. Funding for fermentation facility would be
by an interest-subsidized loan of $8 million from B.C. Government Corp.
- Architectural features:
- This building's architectural style
is similar to the PAPRICAN Building in which they are constructed by the
same architects. It is made up of concrete and glass.
- Name history:
- This building is also referred as the
Terry Fox Biomedical Research Centre. The Terry Fox Foundation was initially
funded by federal government through a gift of 4,655,045 shares in B.C.
Resources Investment Corp. (BRIC)
- Use history:
- UBC Flourescence Activated Cell Sorting Facility, UBC Facility for Genetically
Modified Mice, Collaborative Proteomics Facility, Laboratory for Innovation
in Biological Mass Spectometry.
- Construction Type:
- This research centre is connected to the Koerner Pavilion.
- Fine Arts Pamphlet Files; UBC Buildings (Campus
Planning); UBC Land and Building Services
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