ABI LAB seeks partners from the pharmaceutical, biotech, and analytical instrument industries through a variety of partnership opportunities.
The commitment and generosity of our partners helps ensure the success of the mission of ABI-LAB and our resident companies. They enhance our community by providing financial support, educational/programmatic support and donations of capital equipment. We also connect our partners to residents through office hours and partnering days and they may also partner with or invest in resident companies.
Benefits of partnership include:
- Public recognition as a supporter of innovation and entrepreneurship
- Visible presence at events and display of corporate logo and contact info on ABI-LAB website
- Opportunities to share knowledge with residents through educational programming specific to our entrepreneurs, scientists and lab technicians
- Exposure to talent – our startup entrepreneurs are some of the brightest and most highly motivated scientists, as well as potential future customers
- Access to our companies and new technologies for licensing, partnering, and acquisition opportunities
Alira Health is an international advisory firm that provides integrated strategy, execution and innovation services for the healthcare and life science companies. Alira Health operates across six offices located in Boston, San Francisco, Paris, Munich, Milan, and Barcelona. Their strategists, bankers, doctors, and scientists collaborate to fully understand every aspect of healthcare. They provide clients with a continuum of support, leading them to achieve success at any and every point in their business cycle.
Alira Health will provide free bi-weekly open office hours at their Framingham, Massachusetts headquarters to current and future ABI-LAB and ABI-LAB 2 tenants. Alira Health’s team will be available during this time to provide analysis, recommendations, and strategy across the product and business life cycle, including regulatory, clinical, reimbursement, market access, business development, banking and strategy.
LabTwin is the world’s first voice-powered digital lab assistant. Access instant data streams, take notes and create supply lists in real-time from anywhere in your lab just by talking to LabTwin’s app. LabTwin team is comprised of scientists, engineers, and entrepreneurs ready to bring the future of lab documentation to researchers around the world.
LabTwin will provide access to its app and web-based software platform to ABI-LAB resident companies at no cost. In addition to providing access, LabTwin will also provide customer support to researchers to resident companies.
McDermott Will & Emery partners with leaders around the world to fuel missions, knock down barriers and shape markets. With more than 20 locations on three continents, their team works seamlessly across practices, industries, and geographies to deliver highly effective- and often unexpected- solutions that propel success. The global life science team fuels the missions of life science companies, leveraging a purpose-built and dedicated group of lawyers with demonstrated strengths across intellectual property, regulatory, transactional, employment and litigation law.
Through this unique relationship, lawyers from MCDermott’s noted Life Sciences team will hold office hours at ABI-LAB’s new facility. During these hours, lawyers will provide the bio-incubator’s tenant companies with informal guidance and strategic advice on healthcare and intellectual property, transactions, the Food and Drug Administration, reimbursement and other topics. McDermott will also co-host lunch-and-learn sessions at ABI-LAB regarding legal topics impacting start-ups in the industry.
Thermo Fisher is the preferred vendor and supplier for ABI-LAB 2, the new laboratories will be outfitted with Thermo Fisher’s instruments, equipment, reagents, consumables, technology and software. Thermo Fisher will also provide on-site training, application support and a supply center for tenants to purchase reagents and consumables in the common lab. Instructors will also offer “lunch and learn” seminars to share best research practices and workflows for development of new technologies.