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NCBiotech Awards $2.5M in Latest Quarter, $7.5M for Year

The North Carolina Biotechnology Center awarded 36 loans and grants totaling nearly $2.5 million to universities and bioscience companies during the fourth quarter of its 2015-2016 fiscal year ending June 30.

Partners Support NCBiotech’s Ag Biotech Industry in the Classroom Workshops

Four organizations -- BASF, Bayer, the Monsanto Fund and Syngenta – have provided $6,500 each to the North Carolina Biotechnology Center to support the summer 2016 Ag Biotech Industry in the Classroom program.

Gaia Herbs Grows With $5M Expansion in Western NC

Growing demand for natural products by health-conscious consumers has prompted Gaia Herbs to begin a nearly $5 million expansion of its production facilities in Brevard.

RTP Ag Biotechs Have No Competition In Fight Against Hunger

Novozymes volunteers sealing packaged meals. 25,000 meals were packaged in 1.5 hours through Stop Hunger Now.

Brevard Student Represents N.C. at International Science Competition

Carver Nichols, a senior honor student at Brevard High School, was a finalist in the BioGENEius Challenge, an international science fair in which North Carolina's lone 2016 finalist competed against 14 others from the United States, Canada and Germany.

NCBiotech Event May 18 to Showcase Ag Innovation

A dozen agricultural biotechnology companies from North Carolina, seven other states and even a European startup from Portugal will share their breakthrough technologies for crop and animal health advancements at the day-long Ag Biotech Entrepreneurial Showcase 2016 May 18 at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.


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