Our Mission

Cal State LA BioSpace is leading the University’s mission to promote a thriving bioscience ecosystem in the heart of Los Angeles. We provide emerging entrepreneurs with facilities, resources, training and knowledge to launch startup ventures and spur regional economic development.

EXCEPTIONAL PHYSICAL SPACE

LA BioSpace has 20,000 square feet of BSL II wet lab and office space. Centrally located with short distance to USC, Caltech, and City of Hope, we have more than $1 million of state-of-the-art, shared lab equipment, with the opportunity for additional shared resources/facilities and collaboration on the Cal State LA campus

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INCLUSIVE ENTREPRENEURSHIP

LA BioSpace believes that diversity positively impacts innovation and creates better organizations. We are actively looking for entrepreneurs that represent the gender, ethnic, and socioeconomic diversity of Los Angeles, while inspiring entrepreneurship through programming in the Los Angeles region

 

Opening to new companies in August 2021, LA BioSpace is the region’s premier incubator for life science venture creation. Our objective is to create industry-defining startups that improve human health, while nurturing inclusive innovation within  Cal State LA and the surrounding community.

CREATING COMPANIES & EMPOWERING COMMUNITIES

 
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APPLY FOR INCUBATOR SPACE

Lab space options range from a desk (a workstation) in a coworking room to a single lab bench to a secured, walled wet lab suite.

Prime Location

Five miles from downtown Los Angeles and adjacent to the 10 and 710 freeways, providing easy access across the region.

Internship

Recruit graduate and undergraduate students as research interns or employees

Growth

Part of a growing bioscience hub that includes Grifols Biologicals Inc. on the east and the LAC+USC Medical Center and USC Health Sciences campus on the west

Resources 

Collaborate with award-winning faculty and utilize resources and facilities beyond the incubator

24 Hour Access

Access to the building and lab equipment 24/7

Hi Speed Internet 

Secure and free high-speed internet and WIFI