Biotech, Life Sciences and Pharmaceuticals
North Carolina has the universities, research and workforce that continue to attract and keep the leading biotechnology, pharmaceutical and life sciences companies here.
Biotech Companies
As the third-largest cluster of these industries in the nation, North Carolina is where biotechnology, pharmaceutical and life sciences companies Thrive.
Biotech Workforce
Our unique industry/education partnership draws on the strengths of the state’s universities and community colleges to meet growing industry demands.
North Carolina Biotech Advantages
Our investments in a landmark workforce development initiative and the world’s first state-supported biotechnology center along with a low cost of doing business help companies here to flourish.

To speak to an economic development representative about the Biotech, Pharmaceuticals and Life Sciences industry in North Carolina, contact Tiffany McNeill at 919.447.7741 or