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…


Life sciences: All jazzed up

June 20, 2012 - Nature A key component of the BioDistrict is the 6,000-square-metre New Orleans BioInnovation Center, a non-profit life-sciences business incubator focused on university research and located on…


Commercial DNA Test Kit Takes Next Step

June 14, 2012 - WWLTV Dr. Sudhir Sinha, the president of Innogenomics Technologies, joined WWLTV in New Orleans on Thursday morning along with Darryl d’Aquin, President of CommTech for the…