BioDistrict New Orleans – The Louisiana Cancer Research Center (LCRC) held a dedication ceremony today to officially open the $105 million, 180,000-square-foot building located at 1700 Tulane Avenue in the BioDistrict. The state-of-the-art research facility represents Louisiana’s latest commitment to eradicating cancer among its citizens and building a Hub of Health Innovation, Education, Commercialization and advance manufacturing.
The LCRC is a collaboration of Louisiana State University (LSU) Health Sciences Center-New Orleans, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, Xavier University of Louisiana and Ochsner Health System. The Center offers unprecedented access to technologies, services and scientific consultation that enhances scientific interaction and productivity.
In addition to the LCRC the District also includes the Delgado College School of Allied Health, the New Orleans BioInnovation Center, as well as the University Medical Center and the new VA Medical Center (both under construction).
- Louisiana Cancer Research Center/Building Dedication/Dr. Augusto Ochoa/Director (wgno.com)
- Research teams coming to La. for cancer studies (wwltv.com)
- LA Cancer Research Center opens in Mid-City biomedical corridor (wgno.com)