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Encourage members of North Carolina's General Assembly to support the Biotechnology Center as it helps add high-paying bioscience jobs statewide and protect North Carolina's national and international competitiveness.

Remind your elected officials that biotechnology is transforming your North Carolina.

  • North Carolina is ranked among the five largest biotechnology industry centers in North America.
  • Bioscience directly contributes $28.7 billion annually to the state's economy.
  • Direct and indirect impact of our bioscience sector is $45.8 billion a year.
  • In 2009, the North Carolina Biotechnology Center helped to start 13 companies and secure North Carolina addresses for another 12 – including Novartis' $1 billion facility in Holly Springs that brings the company's total statewide employment up to 680 jobs.