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 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.

Colliers offers a complete range of services to owners, investors and occupiers on a local, regional, national and international basis. The foundation of our service is the strength and depth of our local specialists. Our clients depend on our ability to draw on years of direct local market experience.

In addition to these sectors, we provide our clients with a deep level of knowledge in specialized industries and product types, such as law, technical facilities, and healthcare.

Colliers International is a leader in global real estate services, defined by our spirit of enterprise. Through a culture of service excellence and a shared sense of initiative, we integrate the resources of real estate specialists worldwide to accelerate the success of our partners—our clients, professionals and communities.

Eppendorf logo

Eppendorf is a leading life science company that develops and sells instruments, consumables, and services for liquid-, sample-, and cell handling in laboratories worldwide. Its product range includes pipettes and automated pipetting systems, dispensers, centrifuges, mixers, spectrometers, and DNA amplification equipment. ABI-LAB’s new laboratories are outfitted with Eppendorf’s instruments and equipment. Eppendorf also provides on-site and virtual training for ABI-LAB tenants.

McDermott Will & Emery logo

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.

ThermoFisher Scientific logo

Thermo Fisher is the preferred vendor and supplier for ABI-LAB, and 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 innovation lab. Instructors will also offer “lunch and learn” seminars to share best research practices and workflows for development of new technologies.