Gov. Jay Nixon Tours the BioGenerator Accelerator Labs


Governor Jay Nixon along with executives from area bioscience companies toured the BioGenerator Accelerator Labs in the Cortex Innovation District to celebrate Missouri’s leadership in new business creation.

The BioGenerator Accelerator Labs were formed in 2003 to support new company formation and provide crucial investment in early-stage bioscience companies. Bioscience is a leading contributor to Missouri’s role as the global leader in AgTech.

Founded in 2002 the cortex innovation community is Missouri’s and the Midwest’s premier innovation hub of bioscience and technology research, development and commercialization.