Life sciences includes organizations within the health care industry – roughly encompassing the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device sectors – that are actively engaged in scientific research for cures, treatments, and other health care related technologies. Like many industries grappling with massive change today, the life sciences industry is contending with its own disruption. The commercial real estate industry is front and center in this disruption and the life sciences industry’s presence across the spectrum of commercial real estate is vast. From conventional offices to highly sophisticated research laboratories and cutting-edge production facilities, there is an array of space required by the industry. Our scope of research focuses on the laboratory space in which the life sciences industry uncovers the bulk of its innovation for the world.