Pittsburgh  is quickly becoming a center for life sciences innovation, opportunities and investment.

The region is growing a vibrant innovation ecosystem of life sciences research, start-ups, and established companies, building on its existing strengths:

  • Premier research: $714 million in NIH research funding and 1,000 Principal Investigators

  • Start-up culture: 56 active venture and angel-funded firms with nearly $1 billion invested

  • A growing portfolio of lab and office space: concentrated in the Oakland, South Side, North Side, and Shadyside neighborhoods

  • Major life science firms: employing more than 1,000 people in the region

Learn more about the life sciences initiatives and companies that are making Pittsburgh a center for the life sciences industry. Discover what is making Pittsburgh a destination for research and investment in the life sciences.