Address: 445 Ellice Avenue Map
Status: Completed 2005 - 2006
Cost: $12 m
Size: 55,000 sq ft
The National Research Council's Centre for the Commercialization of Biomedical Technology (CCBT) is the newest of the two NRC buildings at Ellice and Balmoral.
Ellice and Balmoral c 1950
The project was a partnership between the federal and provincial government. Its intent is to act as an incubator facility for start-up firms in Manitoba's life sciences field.
Major tenants include the International Centre for Infectious Disease (ICID), Biomedical Commercialization Canada Inc. (BCC), Heath Media Network and Acrodex.
CCBT Backgrounder - National Research Council
NRC's Institute for Biodiagnostincs (the neighboring building)
UPDATE April 2012:
The NRC complex is to be "vacated and sold off"