Byrd Biotechnology Science Center


With a grant of more than $35 million from the National Institutes of Health, the $40 million, 200,000 square foot Robert C. Byrd Biotechnology Science Center is located along Third Avenue across from the Science Building, bringing together faculty, staff and students from both the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and the College of Science.

Space on the second floor is used for research for College of Science students. Seminar rooms for small group meetings and faculty and student offices are also located on the second floor. The third and fourth floors have similar layouts and are used mostly by students and faculty of the School of Medicine. Facilities on these two floors include cancer research facilities, rooms for equipment and offices for graduate students and faculty.