Within the constraints of the typical COVID-19 office protocols, lab users face additional challenges, which requires designers to adjust.
Science and technology facilities designed for Medicago and FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies serve as case studies for how design helps researchers combat health crises like COVID-19 and what makes them effective.
Three experts from CannonDesign offered their advice on the current state of science research and learning and how that informs their decisions.
Indiana University has started operating its own labs for COVID-19 testing and will be able to complete 35,000 tests per week.
Aging mid-century laboratories continue to be a pressing challenge for institutions across the country and building owners are at a crossroads with what to do with these buildings.
As technology and testing advance, wet labs and dry labs have become more interconnected, but these spaces still have fundamentally different purposes and design considerations.
Testing is a crucial component of our global response to COVID-19 and producing enough tests processing the results quickly to the public is a challenge we currently face.
Pharmaceutical labs offer many challenges for electrical engineers, but good communication and thorough planning can bypass most of these challenges.
In laboratories across the globe, researchers are working around the clock to develop better testing procedures and treatments to help stop the spread of COVID-19.
Renovation of this 164,300-sq-ft R&D facility combining Bayer Vegetable Seeds and Biologics