Epizyme, Cambridge, MA
Based upon breakthroughs in the field of epigenetics, Epizyme is leading the development of personalized therapies that are targeted at the specific causes of diseases.
R E Dinneen was retained to provide comprehensive services for a new 30,000 sf corporate headquarters on the 4th and 5th floors at 400 Technology Square. Utilizing an intercommunicating stair, the space unites private offices and work stations with the research labs. Glass walled, demountable partitions create a transparent, airy feel.
The research labs include a large R&D lab, tissue culture labs, radiation lab, cold room, freezer farm, radiation, chemical and bio waste storage rooms, glass wash and consumable storage. A flexible, multi-purpose room is the focal point. Supporting conference functions, telecommunications, catering and employee café, it serves as a hub for company functions.