The original Hollings Cancer Center (HCC) Building, home to outpatient cancer services and research, was completed in 1993. Just over a decade later due to the pressing need to expand the footprint for clinical and research activities, MUSC secured $98M to add a seven-story tower and significantly renovate the original HCC Building. These projects were completed in 2007. During the initial Cancer Center Support Grant (CCSG) project period (2009-present), the HCC leadership has continued to ensure that the available facilities match the HCC's strategic plans to grow its laboratory, clinical, and cancer control-based research programs. The leadership has worked closely with the MUSC administration and architectural and engineering teams to design additional state-of-the-art facilities and space. This has led to the construction of the Drug Discovery Building (DDB) and Bioengineering Building (BEB) in late 2011, a $120M investment. The HCC has assignment of approximately three and a half floors within these two new buildings. As shown in Table 1, the total HCC-controlled space has increased to 270,174 gross ft[2], a 33% increase since the initial CCSG submission.

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Type
Center Core Grants (P30)
Project #
2P30CA138313-06
Application #
8695842
Study Section
Subcommittee G - Education (NCI)
Project Start
2009-04-01
Project End
2019-03-31
Budget Start
2014-06-20
Budget End
2015-03-31
Support Year
6
Fiscal Year
2014
Total Cost
$66,507
Indirect Cost
$22,087
Name
Medical University of South Carolina
Department
Type
DUNS #
183710748
City
Charleston
State
SC
Country
United States
Zip Code
29403
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