Shire Plc recently announced plans to invest approximately $100 million to grow its regenerative medicine business on a large Sorrento Mesa parcel that it is leasing from BioMed Realty Trust Inc. The 150,000-square-foot Phase I is expected to begin construction next year and completion is expected in 2014.

Shire Plc recently announced plans to invest approximately $100 million to grow its regenerative medicine business on a large Sorrento Mesa parcel that it is leasing from BioMed Realty Trust Inc. The 150,000-square-foot Phase I is expected to begin construction next year and completion is expected in 2014.

Despite a history of mergers and acquisitions that have shrunk local life-science real estate footprints, several large companies in the sector are now boosting their San Diego County presence...

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