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Legislative Life Science Caucus

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October 19, 2020 Virtual Meeting
September 14, 2020 Virtual Meeting
May 19, 2020 Virtual Meeting
March 10, 2020 Lee County Tour
February 3, 2020 Johnston County Tour

2019 Meetings

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NC Life Sciences Headlines


Thermo Fisher selects Mebane as site for new manufacturing facility

Salubrent opens Kannapolis analytical lab with growth in mind

Jaguar Gene Therapy to build $125.4 million, 200-Job manufacturing site

Biotech sets up new Durham headquarters with plans to hire

Intelerad Medical Systems to locate U.S. headquarters in NC

Pharma startup opens testing lab in Wilmington

AdvanceTEC to invest $10 million in Johnston County, creating 25 jobs

Biotech Center awards nearly $780,000 in grants, loans across NC

FUJIFILM Diosynth breaks ground in Holly Springs on largest cell culture CDMO facility in North America

IQVIA opens new lab, will create up to 750 new jobs

Seqirus wins $35 million contract to develop two ‘pandemic influenza vaccines’ in Holly Springs

Thermo Fisher to further expand Greenville operation with $154 million investment

StrideBio expands its campus, plans to expand workforce over next 12 months

High Point drug manufacturer adding jobs, investing $30M in NC expansion

Manufacturer of neurology products moves HQ to near Hendersonville

$1.1 million grant boosts Alamance Community College biotech program

Durham Tech to launch pharma workforce training program with $300,000 in grants

NCCU lands $3.3M for advanced materials science research

Thermo Fisher to further expand Greenville operation with $154 million investment

Metrics Contract Services adds more production space at Greenville campus

Oncology startup expands immune-boosting tech built around polio vaccine

Wilmington chemical lab firm adding jobs, building new facility to meet demand

Life sciences firm moving to new $10 million facility in Brunswick Co.

Bioventus gearing up for third acquisition this year

Federal agency again turns to Durham drugmaker to stock up for flu season

Eli Lilly acquires another 102 acres in RTP for ‘future expansion possibility'

RegeneratOR Test Bed in Winston-Salem boosts regenerative-medicine startups

Canadian firm acquires Triangle-based HeartIT, looks to add as many as 100 jobs

$2.9B in life science projects across NC so far in 2021 are setting stage for big jump in jobs

Morrisville pharma doubles research space to accelerate drug development

CRO dMed-Clinipace raises $50M in new funding

Durham’s restor3d raises $13 million, merges with Pennsylvania medtech

NC Biotech gives out $1.8 million

Medtech manufacturer raises nearly $5M, to expand operations in Pittsboro

Thermo Fisher Scientific to Produce Moderna’s COVID-19 Vaccine in Greenville

Chinese biotech picks Durham for $157 million, 200-job operation

MedPharm Expanding  in Durham

Innovation Quarter announces master plan for phase II development

Invitae to invest $114.6 million, create 374 jobs in Morrisville

Drug from High Point’s vTv tagged as breakthrough therapy by FDA

Thermo Fisher acquires NC CRO giant PPD for $17.4 billion

Fujifilm picks Holly Springs for $2B drug manufacturing facility, hundreds of jobs

The Triangle’s biotech scene is churning out jobs. It wants laid-off workers to fill them.

Syngenta to keep headquarters, 650 jobs, in Greensboro

Pharmaceutical firm investing nearly $16M, adding jobs in Brevard expansion

Manufacturing plant to bring $38.2M investment, scores of jobs to Hickory

Biopharmaceutical manufacturer announces 325 jobs for Lee County

Biogen to build $200 million gene therapy manufacturing facility in NC

$2.3 billion in biomanufacturing expansions driving demand for more workers across NC

Thermo Fisher adds 200 jobs in Asheville amid demand for freezers

Gilead to bring 275 high-paying jobs to Wake County

Pharma company picks Kinston for big expansion

ICON to acquire PRA Health in a cash and stock deal valued at $12B

Remdesivir maker Gilead Sciences to open hub in Triangle

Thermo Fisher Scientific to add 500 new jobs in Pitt County

Syringe company plans 1 million-square-foot, 650-job RTP plant

IPM Chirana announces U.S. headquarters

KBI Biopharma to add $150 million facility, 200 jobs to RTP