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Berkeley Breakthroughs and Grants Deliver Bright Life Science Marketing Promise

Posted by BCI Staff on Wed, Dec 10, 2014

The University of California, Berkeley is consistently rated among the top institutions in the world for the quality and breadth of its research enterprise, for the scholarly distinction of its faculty, for the excellence of its Ph.D. programs, and for the amount of funding received for support of its research programs.

Participate in UC Berkeley Life Science Marketing by Attending the 18th Annual

Showcase your life science research product at UC Berkeley BioResearch Product Faire™ June 3, 2015



University of California, Berkeley
Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Lab supply companies can share lab products and supplies with UC Berkeley researchers.

Last year, the BioResearch Product Faire™ event at UC Berkeley attracted 116 attendees. Of these attendees, 19 were purchasing agents, professors and post docs, and 26 were lab managers, a total of 16% decision makers. These attendees came from 15 different research buildings and 21 on campus departments.

Departments in attendance in 2014 included:

  • Bioengineering
  • Chemistry
  • Comparative Biochemistry
  • Ecosystem Sciences
  • Integrative Biology
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Molecular Environmental Biology
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutritional Science and Toxicology
  • Optometry
  • Physiology
  • Plant and Microbial Biology
  • Public Health
  • Vision Science 


Life science product providers exhibit their products to a prime research audience at in Berkeley, California. University researchers learn about new technologies at the Berkeley BioResearch Product Faire™ Event.


The University of California, Berkeley is highly funded and receives millions of dollars each year to support life science research, begin new projects, and construct new buildings: 

  • In 2012, UC Berkeley completed construction of the Alternative Energy building, where research has begun. The $133 million biofuels research building houses labs for the study of molecular and microbial biology, fermentation and chemical separation, greenhouses and dry and cold rooms.
  • The University of California, Berkeley College of Chemistry is redesigning and rebuilding its chemistry and chemical engineering labs funded with $30 million to create a 22,000 square foot facility.
  • UC Berkeley currently has 3 years remaining of a $500 million grant from global energy firm BP. 


The University of California, Berkeley BioResearch Product Faire™ life science research event June 3, 2014.

Click to see the Berkeley 2014 photo gallery


The University of California, Berkeley has been continuously growing in research and funding. In 2013, NIH funding at Berkeley was $119 million and increased to $151 million in 2014. 

The departments that received the most NIH funding in 2014 were: 

  • Biochemistry - $40,549,257
  • Public Health and Preventative Medicine - $12,886,262
  • Biology - $6,906,114
  • Neurosciences - $6,533,090
  • Chemistry - $6,357,641
  • Internal Medicine - $3,048,656



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Market laboratory services and products at UC Berkeley BioResearch Product Faire™ June 3, 2015

                                        (UC Berkeley)


We invite lab suppliers to demonstrate laboratory products and services in a hands-on environment by attending our upcoming 18th annual UC Berkeley BioResearch Product Faire™ Event on June 3, 2015. Over 100 researchers are expected to attend this popular event, and being able to meet with them face-to-face will greatly increase sales leads. 


 Exhibit at UC Berkeley

Researchers at Berkeley who want to find new lab supplies and products, can visit the button below to pre-register for the upcoming June 2015 event.


Researchers Attend  UC Berkeley Event


Extend research marketing opportunities while saving travel time and money by adding theses and other Southwest Region Market events, University of California Davis Medical Center event on June 2, the day before the Berkeley event, and the University of California, San Francisco Parnassus event on June 4, the day after the Berkeley event. 


Sell Research Equipment and Supplies  at UC Davis Event >   Click Here    <        Exhibit at  San Francisco

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