Arana Theraputics is a global research company working in the fast growing antibody therapeutics sector, developing new generation products for the treatment of inflammatory diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and cancer. As a result of the merger between Peptech Ltd and EvoGenix Ltd, new administration headquarters and a Clinical Development facility at North Ryde in Sydney was required. In conjunction with Custance Interiors concentrating on the office fit out, MSJ were contracted to design and document the new research laboratory. The project spans approximately 2500 sqm of which 750 sqm are laboratories. These include eight tissue culture rooms, specialized PC1 and PC2 containment areas, a general laboratory of 300 sqm, specialised laboratories for molecular biology and chemistry, fume cupboards, cold rooms and HEPA filtration. Specialized mechanical and security solutions were also considered, contributing to an international standard research facility.
Client - Arana Therapeutics Joint Venture - MSJ Group & Custance