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Center for Paralysis Research (West Lafayette, Ind.)



  • Existence: 1960-

Historical Information

The Center for Paralysis Research was previously known as the Veterinary Metabolic Disease Laboratory. It was built as part of a large construction project to create multiple buildings to be used for the school of Veterinary Science and Medicine. The total cost of constructing the Veterinary Medicine buildings was $5,485,000. This building was devoted to the study of physiological disorders and was renamed the Center for Paralysis Research in 1987.


Center for Paralysis Research. Purdue Campus Facilities and Buildings Historic Database. Accessed April 30, 2020.