Ceremony Dedicating the new $105 million Louisiana Cancer Research Center in BioDistrict New Orleans

BioDistrict New Orleans – The Louisiana Cancer ReseagI_85778_LCRC ribbin cuttingDSC_0015 copyrch 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).

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