Careers in the Life Sciences
North Carolina is home to 810 life sciences companies that directly employ 75,000 people. This directory includes those companies as well as 2,500 additional North Carolina companies that support or are related to our thriving sector.Search Directory
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NCBiotech Awards $2.2 Million in Grants, Loans in Latest Quarter
The North Carolina Biotechnology Center awarded 87 grants and loans totaling $2,283,930 to universities, bioscience companies and non-profit organizations in the third quarter of its fiscal year.
The awards, made in January, February and March, will support life science research, technology commercialization and entrepreneurship throughout North Carolina. The funding will also help universities and companies attract follow-on funding from other sources.
Tissue Research from Wake Forest University Launched into Space
Researchers at Wake Forest University have a new far-out location for advancing their work with human organ tissues - the International Space Station.
410 Medical Completes $7.5 Million Funding Round
Durham-based 410 Medical, a medical device company developing new technologies for emergency and critical care, has completed its $7.5 million Series B venture capital financing.
The funding, which had an initial closing late in 2022, was led by Durham-based Hatteras Venture Partners with participation from existing investors including Orlando Health Ventures, OSF Healthcare and Raleigh-based WakeMed, and new investors Ballad Ventures and Catalyst by Wellstar.