We help BIO Startups Get Started

Nebraska’s catalyst for commercial life science innovation.

What We Provide

A Unique Public/Private Partnership

Biotech Connector is the result of significant public/private partnership of six major organizations

Flexible Lab Lease Choices with Use of Equipment

From 6 feet of bench to over 2,000 square feet of lab space

Startup Mentoring from Successful Bio Entrepreneurs

Proximity to the University of Nebraska Research Faculty

Access to a Network of Startup Support

Support to Help Clear Barriers so you can Work on Your Technology

Your IP Is Your IP

We are a Space Intellectual Property (IP) Position Free Space for Startup and Corporate Commercial Research

The Biostartup Box

BIO Startup Services including, Limited IP, Legal, and Incorporation Advice from a Network of Advisors


Gain access to the most innovative life science spaces and make your next big strategic move.

Learn about the benefits of partnering with us.

15,906 Nebraskans employed in the Bio Industry

The Nebraska Bio Industry Wage is over $20k above the State average

Averaging over 200 patents per year

Annual Bioscience R&D Expenditures in Nebraska are over $297 Million

Wages for R&D employees have grown more than 50% over the past decade


We are a unique, public private partnership between the United States Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration, The Nebraska Department of Economic Development, The University of Nebraska, Nebraska Innovation Campus, BioNebraska, and Invest Nebraska.