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Join a New Science Marketplace at 2015 UChicago BioResearch Product Faire™

Posted by Robert Larkin on Wed, Jul 15, 2015

UChicago_CampusAre you a biotech or lab supply vendor interested in increasing sales in the Chicago area life science marketplace? If so, you have a great opportunity at Biotechnology Calendar, Inc.’s 1st Annual Chicago BioResearch Product Faire™ Event.

At this event, lab suppliers will network with post docs, lab managers, and purchasers currently active in various research departments at University of Chicago. UChicago life science professionals are among the foremost researchers in the nation in various fields of medicine and other life sciences, as reflected by their highly funded programs. 

For example:

  • 2013 NSF Life Science R & D Expenditures Ranking: 45th Ranked = $274,064,000
  • The University of Chicago received $450 million in sponsored research funding in fiscal year 2013.
    With $297 million dollars worth of research expenditures, U Chicago is consistently in the top 75 US institutions for research expenditures.
  • Ludwig Cancer Research gifted $90 million to the University of Chicago for research on cancer metastasis.

The University of Chicago also received $176 million in new NIH grants in 2014, which were distributed among various life science departments at the University Chicago. See the list below for funding statistics for some of the top-funded departments. For a full list of departments receiving NIH funding at the University of Chicago organized by department name, number of awards received and total funding awarded, visit

2014 NIH-Funded Life Science Departments at the University of Chicago
Biochemistry – 26 awards, $13.8 million
Biology – 34 awards, $12 million
Internal Medicine – 144 awards, $66 million
Microbiology/Immunology/Virology – 8 awards, $2.5 million
Pathology – 33 awards, $9 million
Pediatrics – 21 awards, $7.5 million
Psychiatry – 18 awards, $5 million
Surgery – 19 awards, $7.6 million

uchicago12_-_36_waterAt the inaugural Chicago BioResearch Product Faire™ Event, lab suppliers can interact face-to-face with the active and well-funded researchers of the University of Chicago who are actively looking for new lab products for their ongoing projects.

There is still time to register for this premier event, taking place on Tuesday, October 6, 2015. Spaces are filling fast, however, so take this opportunity to reach a brand new marketplace at the University of Chicago.

To join the leading researchers and scientists from University of Chicago at this greatly anticipated biotechnology tradeshow event, click below:


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If you’re interested in generating life science sales leads and would like to sell lab equipment at life science marketing events closer to home, we encourage you to view our full 2015 events calendar

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