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JLABS @ SSF

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JLABS @ SSF
329 Oyster Point Boulevard
3rd Floor
South San Francisco, CA 94080
650-491-9600
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JLABS @ South San Francisco opened March 3, 2015 and can accommodate up to 50 independent, emerging companies. This marks the second expansion in the Bay Area market. Like the successful flagship JLABS in San Diego, JLABS @ South San Francisco includes a combination of shared and private lab and office spaces and features value-added solutions including operational support, education and business services.

On the scene in the birthplace of Biotech

Home to prestigious academic and medical institutions, cutting edge technology firms, VC’s, and the Birthplace of Biotechnology -  the Bay Area is  the perfect place for JLABS to open its first standalone site. Cultivating knowledge, trust and support JLABS @ South San Francisco opened its  doors to biotech startups on March 3, 2015. Since that time JLABS @ SSF has built a world class community that attracts top researchers, investors from government agencies to angels, and industry partners all working on the goal of getting solutions to patients faster.

The world class environment provides residents with a  combination of shared and private specialized lab and office spaces depending on the resident’s needs. Value-added solutions including operational support, educational programs that empower, business services and services management are just a few things that make entrepreneurs want to come to JLABS. 

This state-of-the-art 30,000-square foot facility can accommodate 30-40 companies (depending on their sizes). JLABS @ SSF aims to build a non-competitive climate and encourages companies to share thoughts and ideas in an open setting. After all, knowledge is power.

 

Our Residents

51 Resident Companies

*at both Bay Area JLABS sites

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66 %
 

We've thoroughly enjoyed being a part of the community and JLABS has been catalytic for us. Without a doubt, the access to equipment, space, expertiseand community has allowed us to generate results quicker andmore cost effectively.

Chimera

JLABS has provided expert counsel, support and a world-class facility in which we were able to quickly establish our lab and further our research into our novel mechanism.

Annexon
 
 
 
 
22 %
 

While the technology at JLABS is top-notch, it s just a tool; what we at Ankasa have found here is a community of like-minded entrepreneurs who challenge and inspire us.

Ankasa
 
 
 
 
12 %
 

Working at JLABS and QB3 953 has been a great experience. JLABS is a very welcoming and collegial space, where different companies frequently offer assistance and share materials with each other, creating a wonderful and collaborative atmosphere.

Naked Biome

JLABS is the ideal place to start a company. It is a fantastic ecosystem: the facilities are great, you get access to top-tier investors and partners and there is a sense of community with other JLabs company that is very motivating.

Mindera

 

Impact

The Bay Area: Hub of Investment & Innovation

3000+

Awards
Approximately $1.5B invested yearly (15% of all NIH Funding)

$1.5+ Billion

 
Venture investments in JLABS Companies

33

Investor events
External visits

400+

Meetings
External meetings facilitated for startups

Participating investors

Activation Impact across San Francisco

230+
Events hosted

18,700+
Attendees

50%
Percentage of female speakers

I can’t tell you how many conversations I had that ended with ‘okay, great. I’ll see you at the JLABS event!’

I’ve been bragging here in Seattle at PATH headquarters about what a great event this was and how impressive the JLABS environment is!

Thank you for organizing the very high quality event we really appreciate the environment you’ve created and fostered at JLABS

Thank you for organizing the very high quality event we really appreciate the environment you’ve created and fostered at JLABS

Thank you for organizing the very high quality event we really appreciate the environment you’ve created and fostered at JLABS

Thank you for organizing the very high quality event we really appreciate the environment you’ve created and fostered at JLABS

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