BioDistrict New Orleans

Therapeutic Approaches: Small Molecules, Vaccines, Biomarkers, Antibodies, Stem Cells, Gene Therapy, Drug Delivery, Drug Devices

Therapeutic Areas of Expertise: Cardiology, Gene-Therapy, Immunology, Infectious Diseases, Metabolic Disorders, Neurological Disorders, Oncology, Pain, Regenerative Medicine

Center/Program Highlights:

BioDistrict New Orleans is a state-enabled economic development district (with taxing and bonding authority) that is charged with the responsibility of growing both the programmatic and physical development components of the biosciences sector of the New Orleans economy.

Sources of Funding: Philanthropy, Industry Partnerships, Disease Foundations, University, Federal/State,


Institutional Affiliation(s): Tulane University Health Science Center, LSU Health Science Center, Xavier University of Louisiana, Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium

1515 Poydras Street, Ste 150
New Orleans
Louisiana, 70112
United States

Center/Program Start Date: 2008

Number of Employees: 2000