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Company News
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Cupron making copper infused, reusable, masks »
The coronavirus pandemic has brought attention like never before to Henrico County-based Cupron Inc. Cupron’s mission alwa...
Sunday, May 24, 2020
Virginia Division of Consolidated Laboratory Services Tracking COVID-19 Mutation »
As reported online for The Roanoke Times, when the virus that causes COVID-19 entered Virginia in March, scientists at the...
Thursday, May 21, 2020
Aperiomics Inc. Teaming with Antibody Biopharm Inc. to Offer Rapid COVID-19 Antibody Test »
As reported online for Washington Business Journal, Sterling’s Aperiomics Inc. has teamed up with Gaithersburg biotech Ant...
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Phlow Corp receives $354M federal contract to make ingredients for COVID-19 drugs »
A new Richmond-based pharmaceutical manufacturing company has received a $354 million federal contract to make the active...
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Health Innovation Consortium & Lighthouse Labs Partner to Launch Health-Focused Accelerator »
Lighthouse Labs, a nationally-recognized, top 25 seed-stage accelerator, will partner with the Health Innovation Consortiu...

University News
Friday, April 3, 2020
VT's Link, License, Launch Partners Chemistry Professor With Biotech Company »
By 2020, nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), a type of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, is expected to become the leadin...
Wednesday, March 4, 2020
George Mason Names Associate VP of Innovation and Economic Development »
George Mason University announced that Paula Sorrell, the director of the University of Michigan’s Economic Growth Institu...
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
New Virginia Tech Startup Seeks to Use Nano-Capsules to Deliver Heart Drug »
Scientists at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC have started a new biotechnology company to apply one of nat...
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
VCU Student Wins NIH award »
Franck Kamga Gninzeko (B.S.’17), a Virginia Commonwealth University biomedical engineering doctoral student, has received...
Thursday, January 2, 2020
Virginia Tech to start NSF Harnessing the Data Revolution: Data Science Corps Program »
Many great scientific collaborations have existed throughout history: Katherine Johnson, Dorothy Vaughan, and Mary Jackson...

New Members
Thursday, March 26, 2020
LifeScius »
LifeScius, Inc. is a therapeutics seed phase startup at the VA BIO+ TECH Park, focused on the discovery and development of...
Thursday, March 26, 2020
IllExcor Therapeutics »
IllExcor Therapeutics is committed to the discovery and development of new therapeutics to treat a range of blood-related...
Thursday, February 20, 2020
East Coast Cannalytics »
The mission of East Coast Cannalytics LLC (ECC) is to provide farmers, growers, processors, and consumers important inform...
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Exelaration »
Exelaration works with start-ups, associations, private companies, federal organizations, universities, and more to solve...
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Bionica Labs »
Bionica Labs is a digital health hardware development company. They build wearable monitoring systems to solve problems f...

VABIO News
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Falls Church Teen Competes for Virginia »
Virginia Bio and the Virginia Bioscience Foundation have named Justice High School's, Andrew Tran of Falls Church as the w...
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Virginia Bio is hiring! »
Virginia Bio, the non-profit trade association of the life science industry in Virginia is seeking a Director of Program...
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Call for Judges for Science Fair and BioGENEius Challenge »
Each year, Virginia Bio recruits volunteer judges from the membership to attend the Virginia State Science and Engineering...
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Keep Virginia's Life Sciences Innovation Economy Strong »
A letter from John Newby, CEO, Virginia Bio Citizens across Virginia need health solutions and affordable health car...
Monday, July 29, 2019
Virginia Bioscience Foundation creates Scholarship Fund and awards grants for scholarships for VA »
  The Virginia Bioscience Foundation, a 501(c)(3) not-for profit organization focused on promoting interest in biosci...

Industry News
Thursday, May 14, 2020
Michelle McMurry-Heath Selected as BIO President/CEO »
The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) – the world’s largest science and public advocacy organization, representi...
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
CvilleBioHub Report Highlights Impact from Jobs, Capital and Innovation »
CvilleBioHub’s first Industry Report on the scope of the biotechnology industry in the CvilleBioHub Region (CBR) highlight...
Friday, April 10, 2020
FFAR Funds Veterinary Research to Address Pandemic Diseases »
In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) is funding five additiona...
Sunday, March 22, 2020
COVID-19 Prototype Ventilator Needed- Submissions due March 25 »
VULCAN: DIY Hack-a-Vent Innovation Challenge: Over the next 2 weeks, this Innovation Challenge seeks to pool brilliant...
Sunday, March 15, 2020
VIC's Feldmann Shares: How To Grow a Bigger Tech Economy »
As reported on Roanoke.com within the final article of a three part series, Greg Feldmann, Executive Director and CEO of t...

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