5051 Centre Avenue

5051 Centre Avenue

Anchored by the University of Pittsburgh, 5051 Centre Avenue is a 355,000 square foot laboratory and office building which will be the future home to principal researchers in the areas of transplantation, cancer and immunology, including UPMC’s Immune Transplant and Therapy Center (ITTC) program which focuses on cutting-edge medical research for the latest immunotherapies. Currently under construction, the building is set to open during the Fall of 2021.

Additional Project Information

Institutional Sponsor:

  • University of Pittsburgh

Features and Amenities:

  • Best-in-class laboratory infrastructure
  • Opportunities for shared research and collaboration including specialty labs
  • Vibrant social, gathering and event spaces
  • Conferencing facilities and auditorium with 250+ seat capacity
  • Retail/restaurant spaces
  • Galleries throughout to highlight the building’s rich heritage
  • 325+ space parking garage with secured bicycle parking room
  • Two-minute walk to UPMC Shadyside Hospital/Hillman Cancer Center

View the University of Pittsburgh’s Project Profile

This initiative—and this incredible partnership with UPMC, Wexford Science + Technology,  and the business community—is about building the right ecosystem to tackle some of medicine’s greatest challenges. It is both a bold look into the future of immunotherapy and a historic commitment—one that will decisively advance the University of Pittsburgh’s long legacy of leveraging knowledge for society’s gain.

- Patrick Gallagher, Chancellor, University of Pittsburgh