05/01/18

NOBIC Client BioAesthetics Closes Funding Round

BioAesthetics, a company transforming plastic and reconstructive surgeries through regenerative medicine, closed a financing round led by Silicon Valley-based Hemi Ventures. Investors included San Francisco’s IndieBio, the New Orleans BioFund,…


04/27/18

AAAneurysm Outreach Screened 87 New Orleanians for Silent Killer

Nearly 90 New Orleans residents were screened for abdominal aortic aneurysm at LSU Healthcare Network on April 21. Sponsored by Peoples Health and W.L. Gore, the event was free and…


04/25/18

Innovation Louisiana 2018 Keynote Announced

"One of the top innovators in the world" -MIT's Technology Review Magazine (TR35) We are pleased to announce Jeff Karp as a keynote speaker for Innovation Louisiana 2018.  Jeff is…


04/20/18

Advano awarded Louisiana Grant

Advano and the Tulane University Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering were jointly awarded $300,000 from the LA Board of Regents under the ITRS, "Industrial Ties Research Subprogram". This grant…


04/18/18

NOBIC Client MicroBiome Therapeutics launches BiomeBliss

MicroBiome Therapeutics launched its clinically-tested dietary supplement, BiomeBliss, a patented, first-in-class prebiotic dietary supplement specifically developed to support a healthy gastrointestinal microbiome. Their berry flavored mix nourishes your gut’s healthy bacteria…


04/16/18

Kimberly Hood joins BioInnovation Center Advisory Board

The BioInnovation Center welcomes attorney and healthcare professional Kimberly Hood to the Advisory Board. Ms. Hood is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at Open Health Care Clinic,…


04/13/18

Instapath Brings Home $40k from Rice Business Plan Competition

Instapath competed at the Rice Business Plan Competition along with 42 other student-led startups in technology, energy, and life sciences. Instapath advanced to the semifinals of the competition and finished 3rd…


03/26/18

AxoSim Wins the Coulter IDEAPitch

AxoSim, client and tenant of the New Orleans BioInnovation Center, won the top $100,000 investment prize at the Coulter IDEAPitch. AxoSim has created a patented "nerve-on-a-chip" technology that helps pharmaceutical…


03/09/18

New Orleans BioInnovation Center Highlighted in Initiative for a Competitive Inner City Report

The BioInnovation Center was recently recognized for its long-standing partnership with Xavier University of Louisiana, an HBCU, on a newly established internship program to grow and retain diverse STEM talent in…


03/08/18

NOBIC Client Prep Tech Approved to Start Clinical Trial

Prep Tech, makers of a patented pre-op skin preparation product/device trademarked as ULTRAPREP, was approved by Quorum's IRB to start a clinical trial at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital. Prep Tech anticipates…