BioSTL

BioSTL fosters collaborative efforts and builds regional infrastructure to achieve St. Louis’ potential in biosciences, assisting partner organizations that are advancing aspects of the overall regional strategy.

Through its venture development arm, BioGenerator, BioSTL has created more than 55 new seed and pre-seed stage startups, investing more than $13 million in companies, leveraging $325 million in additional private co-investment. BioSTL also works to recruit international companies to St. Louis through its GlobalSTL  program.

Key Programs
Biogenerator
Inclusion Initiative
GlobalSTL
BioSTL Fundamentals

Follow BioSTL
Twitter: @BioSTL
Facebook: @BioSTL
LinkedIn: /Biostl
Website: biostl.org

Office
7515 Forsyth Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63105

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BioGenerator Lab

BIoSTL Stories on EQ

Automation team GlobalSTL

The initiative can now boast five international startup companies that have chosen St. Louis for their US base. Here's a look at some of their success stories.
Dr. Juan Arhancet, Apse

Any entrepreneur can attest that the obstacles positioned between a brilliant idea and a successful, growing business are many. To startup founders working in the BioTech or life sciences field specifically, those roadblocks can be downright...

This Wednesday, BioSTL, ITEN and St. Louis Makes invite anyone who wants to learn more about opportunities in bioscience, IT and advanced manufacturing to VISION 2016 at St. Louis Community College—Forest Park, Mildred E....

MediBeacon is a name to know in the STL BioTech sector. The makers of proprietary, non-invasive, real-time monitoring systems for kidney function, gastrointestinal permeability and other light-activated diagnostics, MediBeacon acquired Mannheim Pharma & Diagnostics,...

The right climate is crucial for growth. The Yield Lab knows that’s as true for agriculture as it is for startups. By identifying promising companies and matching them with St. Louis’ natural resources: technology,...

Blake Marggraff is a name you probably already know. He launched his first company in just his second year in college, later receiving an Arch Grant for it, and has now shifted his focus to...
BioGenerator Lab

What is BioGenerator?  The short answer: A subsidiary of the non-profit organization BioSTL that was formed in 2003 to create, grow and invest in life science startups in the St. Louis region. The long answer: Their...

Pancreatic Cancer causes 40,000 deaths each year, with available chemotherapy regimens providing only an average of 6-11 months survival. WashU-born company Accuronix, founded by Dr. William Hawkins and Robert Mach, PhD. (now of the...

More than 120 applications from 26 countries were submitted for the seven spots in Yield Lab’s 2016 class. The nation’s first and largest agriculture technology business accelerator announced its second round of portfolio companies...

John Killmer brings more than 30 years of experience working in Agtech from serving as President of Monsanto China to now acting as CEO of St. Louis-based APSE. We tapped him to talk to...

Entering the startup space can be intimidating, no matter what your area of expertise or interest is in. For those in the life science sector, you gained a valuable resource last month when BioSTL...

It used to be, if you had an adverse reaction to certain types of food or ingredients, your only option was avoidance, regardless of how much you loved it. Now, products created specifically for...

Last summer, BioSTL launched the Bioscience & Entrepreneurial Inclusion Initiative. The goal was simple: Identify promising women and minority entrepreneurs and expose them to opportunities, organizations and connections to help them succeed. In turn, St....

The Ag Innovation Showcase, now in its seventh year, will take place Sept. 14-16 right here in St. Louis. Bringing together bright startups, established companies with new ideas and influential investors, the event is a...

Israel has a wealth of innovation-based startups that are already based in industries that have a stronghold in St. Louis.

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This Wednesday, BioSTL, ITEN and St. Louis Makes invite anyone who wants to learn more...

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Last summer, BioSTL launched the Bioscience & Entrepreneurial Inclusion Initiative. The goal was simple: Identify...

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