Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center - Biotech Place

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

A historical transformation, this 260,000 sf former Reynolds Tobacco Company was converted by Wexford Science + Technology, LLC development company into a state-of-the-art research environment for use by the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and other private sector companies seeking collaborations. The project was approved by the State of North Carolina and the National Park Service as a historic structure and included laboratories for Biochemistry and Structural Biology; Biomedical Engineering; Centers of Research Excellence; Microbiology and Immunology; Physiology and Pharmacology as well as a Conference and Learning Center with an auditorium, a cafe and a new 8,000 sf central atrium/commons area. This LEED Gold certified building was recognized by Building Design and Construction Magazine as a "Reconstruction Gold Winner"