06/30/21

Phase I BARDA Mask Challenge Winners Announced

NOBIC advances mask innovation through partnerships with BARDA DRIVe Accelerator Network While it’s tempting to throw out our old masks now that the CDC has rolled back mask requirements for…


06/16/21

Sh’nai Royal Interviews Trach Tech Team

At Trach Tech, BioInnovation Students Tackle Bio-Film I am Sh’nai Royal, a high school graduate from Sophie B. Wright and an aspiring scientist and activist. Through my YouthForce NOLA internship…


05/25/21

Louisiana to Host 14th Americas Competitiveness Exchange

Event to convene global economic leaders to discuss trade, innovation, entrepreneurship and economic resiliency NEW ORLEANS (May 25, 2021) — Today, Louisiana Economic Development (LED) Secretary Don Pierson announced Louisiana will…


01/11/21

BioAesthetics Doubles Initial $2.5M Funding Target & Welcomes New Director

BioAesthetics Announces Close of Series A, Doubles Initial $2.5M Target and Welcomes New Director   RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC. (Jan. 11, 2021) — BioAesthetics Corporation today announced that it has doubled its initial…


12/04/20

BioFund Portfolio Company, BIoAesthetics, Lands University Clinical Study

BioAesthetics Announces University Clinical Study for its Nipple Reconstruction Graft NACgraft Aims to Improve Quality-of-Life for Breast Cancer Patients   RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC. (Dec. 3, 2020) —  BioAesthetics Corporation yesterday…


11/05/20

AxoSim Receives Investment from Benson Capital Partners

Benson Capital Partners Announces First Investment in AxoSim, Inc. AxoSim, Inc, Provider of BrainSim™ & NerveSim™ Neurological Drug Discovery Platforms, and BioFund Portfolio Company, Teams with Benson Capital Partners &…


11/02/20

NOBIC Tenant AxoSim Awarded $870K in Federal Funding

PRESS RELEASE: AxoSim Announces the Award of Over $870K in Federal Grants   Overview –Two grants from the DoD Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program and the National Institutes of Health…


09/28/20

LSU HSCNO Spin-Out Awarded $1.9M in STTR Fast Track Funding

NIH STTR GRANT TO FAST TRACK NEW CLASS OF PAIN RELIEVER WITHOUT ADDICTION OR TOXICITY New Orleans, LA – The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke of the National…


09/17/20

MAJOR NEWS: NOBIC wins $1.5M EDA Award

New Orleans BioInnovation Center Awarded $1.5 Million Grant from U.S. EDA Incubator anticipates creating or retaining 650 jobs and attracting $75 million in private capital NEW ORLEANS (Sep. 17, 2020)…


08/31/20

NOTICE: Donations for Hurricane Laura Evacuees

Donations for Hurricane Laura Evacuees The New Orleans Health Department and the New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness are working with DCFS to identify evacuee needs that…