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Vertex Opens Expanded Research Site in San Diego
“Our researchers in
More than 70 percent of the new facility is dedicated to state-of-the-art lab and research space. It features a 1,500 square foot learning lab for science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) education programs, expanding on the Company’s commitment to inspire and equip the next generation of leaders in science; and a 4,000 square foot incubator suite for external collaboration.
The new building, located at 3215 Merryfield Row, is LEED Gold certified
and is surrounded by two acres of dedicated outdoor space. Construction
of the new building was completed on schedule, in less than 18 months,
and was overseen by
Vertex is a global biotechnology company that invests in scientific innovation to create transformative medicines for people with serious and life-threatening diseases. In addition to clinical development programs in CF, Vertex has more than a dozen ongoing research programs focused on the underlying mechanisms of other serious diseases.
Founded in 1989 in
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