Startup businesses create demand for lawyer specialization

November 01, 2012 - New Orleans CityBusiness More early-stage companies are looking for attorneys who are well versed in intellectual property law, can think like an entrepreneur and are willing…


New Orleans BioInnovation Center’s Client Awarded $400,000

October 26, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News The New Orleans BioInnovation Center announced today that client Wibi+Works, an emerging biotechnology company, received $400,000 to advance stem cell therapy for treating…


New Orleans BioInnovation Center names women’s health startup as inaugural contest winner

October 17, 2012 – The Times-Picayune / NOLA.com The New Orleans BioInnovation Center, a one-year-old biotech business incubator, has announced the inaugural winner of a contest that provides $5,000 in…


Bioceptive Takes Home $5,000 from First Annual Turner BioChallenge

October 17, 2012 - Silicon Bayou News Bioceptive, a company working towards meeting the needs of women through a developing patent, took home the prize from the first annual Turner…


Newsmaker Q&A: Kris Khalil, manager, New Orleans BioFund

September 19, 2012 - New Orleans CityBusiness Kris Khalil is venturing into relatively new territory with his recent assignment managing the $1.7 million New Orleans BioFund that will provide low-interest…


Biotech startup earns National Science Foundation grant for DNA ID kits

August 13, 2012 – New Orleans CityBusiness Local start-up InnoGenomics Technologies Inc. has been awarded a grant of up to $1 million from the National Science Foundation to complete a…


MiniVax Adds Dr. Bruce Beutler, 2011 Nobel Laureate in Medicine, as Scientific Advisor

July 18, 2012 - Market Watch MiniVax, Inc., a company specializing in the development of treatments for opportunistic fungal and bacterial infections, announced Dr. Bruce Beutler as the most recent…


Louisiana’s Emerging Bio Hub Ranks #10

July 01, 2012 - Business Facilities Louisiana is ranked #10 among emerging biotechnology hubs in a Business Facilities magazine report.


Coming Soon!

June 22, 2012 - New Orleans BioInnovation Center This summer the New Orleans BioInnovation Center (NOBIC) is welcoming Honey Loaf, a contemporary sandwich lounge, to the city’s Medical District. Located…


New Orleans Now: An Economic Leap Forward

June 21, 2012 - Louisiana Economic Quarterly 2012 There’s a renaissance of economic innovation and progress sweeping through New Orleans. From new start-ups to digital innovators to the revival of…