Our change from private offices to collaborative open office layouts has extended into the modern laboratory. Gone are individual rooms, now the norm is an open plan with modular workstations.
The Boston Business Journal recently described the modernization of lab space:
“The laboratory remains the center of innovation for biotech companies, but the layout has changed in the past two decades from tiny rooms with aluminum foil covering the windows to airy, open, flexible spaces that resemble office space.”
The full article is available on the BBJ