Rega institute, Microbiology & Medicinal Chemistry Labs (KUL)
Project description
The Rega Institute, founded in 1954, is an interdisciplinary research institute active in microbiology, immunology, medicinal chemistry and pharmaceutical sciences. It constitutes one of the University of Leuven’s R&D crown jewels. In 2011 SVR-ARCHITECTS won the public design competition for new accommodation for this prestigious institute on the Gasthuisberg site in Leuven.
Project details
  • Client: Catholic University Leuven
  • Completion date: 2016
  • Location (street)/country: Leuven (Arenberg site)/ Belgium
  • Status: Completed
  • Floor area: ±20.000 m² , of which 760 m² L3+, 950 m² animalium
  • Type: Laboratories
  • Photography/Renderings: Steven Massart/SVR-ARCHITECTS
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