This is a partial list of companies that have employed graduates from Bio-Link programs.

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Madison Area Technical College

LucigenMarshfield Clinic, Roche Nimblegen,  University of Wisconsin Biotech Center, Bone Care International (now Genzyme), PICPromega, PPD, Inc., Forest Products Lab, National Wildlife Lab, Cellular Dynamics, Cell Line Genetics, Scarab Genomics, WiCell, Covance, UW School of Veterinary Medicine, Epicentre Technologies, Platypus Technologies, Scientific Protein Labs, Holologic, Deibel Laboratories, Silliker Laboratories, Catalant Pharma Solutions, Iogenetics, Stemina Biomarker Discovery, Monsanto Agracetus campusStratech Corporation, Trac Microbiology, Virent Energy Systems

Wisconsin
Shoreline Community College

Amgen, ATL Ultrasound, Bayer Health Care, Benaroya Research Insitute, Cell Therapeutics, CMC Biologics, Dendreon, Food and Drug Administration, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, ICOS, Institute for Systems Biology, Iverson Genetic Diagnostics, MDS PanLabs, Presage Biosciences, the University of Washington, Targeted Genetics, Rosetta/Merck, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, the Seattle Children's Hospital, Xactagen, Zymogenetics

Washington
Bates Technical College

AMGEN, Dendreon, Zymogenetics, Madigan Army Medical Center, Allen Institute for Brain Science, EPA, WA State Dept. of Health, Weyerhaeuser, Revalesio, STERLING Reference Laboratories, Quest Diagnostics

Washington
Northern Virginia Community College

Bode Technologies, Howard Hughs Medical Institute - Janelia Farm, Mediatech, American Type Culture Collection

Virginia
Salt Lake Community College

Idaho Technology, Inc.

Nelson Laboratories

Watson Pharmaceuticals

Utah
Temple College

Texas A&M University, Scott & White Healthcare, and Texas A&M AgriLife Blackland Research and Extension Center.

Texas
Austin Community College

The University of Texas at Austin, Stratagene/BioCrest (now Agilent), Ambion (was Applied Technologies, now Life Technologies). Luminex, Bioo Scientific, Rules-Based Medicine (now MyriadRBM), Texas Department of State Health Services, XBiotech, Texas State, Xeris, Asuragen, Austin Community College, Alk Abellom Cenetron, Microbac Laboratories, MD Anderson Cancer Research Center, IsoStem Inc, Molecular Templates, Spot On Sciences, and Mystic Pharmaceuticals.  

Texas
Lone Star College-Montgomery

Companies and institutions which have hired our graduates:  Sigma Life Sciences, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, VGXi, Natural Industries, Biotechnology Solutions, New Energy Fuels, Huntsman, SkinMedica,

Companies and institutions which have provided internships to our graduates:  Sigma Life Sciences, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, VGXi, Natural Industries, Biotechnology Solutions, New Energy Fuels, Huntsman, Xtreme Lashes, HARC, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Critter Fixers Animal Hospital, SkinMedica

Texas
Community College of Rhode Island

Alexion, SeraMed, Amgen, High Purity, Tedor, Brown University

Rhode Island
Montgomery County Community College

Jansen Pharmaceuticals

Auxillium Pharmaceuticals

Vascular Strategies

QualTek Molecular Laboratories

Pennsylvania
Portland Community College

Genentech, Oregon Health and Science University, Precision Wire Components, ColumbiaSoft, Oligos,Etc., HyraDx, Najit Technologies, Immunology Consultants Laboratory, Inc., NW Natural Products,Veteran's Hospital, Pacific Diabetes Technologies, Pacific Natural Foods, Sedia Biosciences, Yecuris, Pulse Health, HemCon Medical Technologies

Oregon
Tulsa Community College

Oklahoma State University, Cytovance Biologics, Borden Dairy, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

Oklahoma
Oklahoma City Community College

Immuno-Mycologics

DNA Solutions, Inc

Analytical Research Laboratories (ARL)

Cytovance

OUHSC

Hyalose

 

Oklahoma
Lakeland Community College

Steris, Ricerca Biosciences, Athersys, Chantest, Amresco, Affymetrix, Ben Venue Laboratories, Copernicus Therapeutics, Cellular Technology, Stembanc, Cleveland Clinic, Case Western Reserve University

Ohio
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

Amylin Pharmaceutical, Meridian Bioscience, Aerotek Staffing

Ohio
Sinclair Community College

Amylin, The Rogosin Institute, Aptalis, CompuNet, Alkermes, UES

Ohio
Brunswick Community College

Silar Labs

Sartorius-Stedim Biotechnology Laboratory

UNC Pembroke Biotechnology Research Center

Grifols

Cygnus Technologies

North Carolina
Forsyth Technical Community College

Piedmont Pharmaceuticals, Syngenta, Trans Tech Pharma, Targacept, Tengion, Wake Forest University

North Carolina
Erie Community College

Greatbatch Medical, 

APP Fresenius Kabi, 

Buffalo Filter, 

Sorrento Cheese Lactalis

New York
Tompkins Cortland Community College

Band Wagan Brewery (co-owners)

Cornell University (Clinical Sciences, Nanotechnology, Applied & Engineering Physics)

MIcrobac

BinOptics

NovaSterilis

Cell Preservation Solutions, Inc

Cayuga Medical Center (Med Tech certified)

Syracuse University

Columbia University

Upstate Research Cancer Institute (Med Biotech certified)

MidState Veterinary Services

New York
Bergen Community College

Genzyme

New Jersey
Great Bay Community College

Lonza, Pfizer, Genzyme (a Sanofi Company), Amgen, Shire, Millenium, Salient, Cell Signaling, Sigma, East Coast Validation

New Hampshire
East Central College

Sigma Aldrich

Missouri
St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley

Pfizer, Monsanto, Sigma Aldrich, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, Centocor, St. Louis Community College, Millipore, Washington University of St. Louis, University of Pittsburgh, Divergence, Coviden, bioMerieux.

 

Students of this program have had internships at:

Phycal, Microbe Innotech, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, Millipore, Ralston Purina, Solae, bioMerieux, BioBench CRO, St. Louis Community College, Washington University of St. Louis

Missouri
Minneapolis Community and Technical College

Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics

Minnesota
Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Medtronic, Inc; Boston Scientific Corporation; St Jude Medical, Inc; Medrad Interventional/Possis; Neometrics; Minnetronix; SterilMed; Minntech Corporation; American Medical Systems Holdings, Inc; CoAxia, Inc; Galil Medical; Vascular Solutions, Inc; BioTest Laboratories, Inc; Liberty Oxygen & Medical Equipment.

Minnesota
Hennepin Technical College

Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, Boston Scientific, Starkey, RMS, Vascular Solutions, American Medical Systems

Minnesota
Lansing Community College

Michigan Biotechnology Institute, Michigan State University, InPore, Neogen, Emergent

Michigan
Northern Essex Community College

Charm Sciences, Lawrence MA

Lawrence General Hospital, Lawrence MA

Covanta Energy, Haverhill, MA

Toxikon, Bedford MA

Massachusetts
Springfield Technical Community College

MicroTest Laboratories; ConTest, Genzyme, Biovest International, U.S. Fluids, Aileron, New England Peptide, and the Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Institute (PVLSI).

Massachusetts
Massasoit Community College

Massachusetts General Hospital

Massachusetts
Boston University

Genzyme, BiogenIdec, Shire, Momenta, Millennium, EMD Serono, Wyeth, Pfizer, Safe Foods, Matrivax

Massachusetts
MassBay Community College

1-Genzyme
2-Abbott
3-Organogenesis
4-SBH Sciences
5-Novardis
6-Thermo-Fisher
7-Biogen

Massachusetts
Mount Wachusett Community College

Bristol-Myers Squibb, Genzyme, Lonza, New England Peptide, Masy Services, Bionostics

Massachusetts
Johns Hopkins University

Medimmune, Human Genome Sciences, Qiagen, Bioreliance, 20/20 Gene Systems

Maryland
Montgomery College Germantown

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), Human Genome Sciences

Maryland
The Community College of Baltimore County

Paragon Bioservices, Precision Antibodies, Osiris, Becton-Dickinson, National Institutes of Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Aging

Maryland
Hagerstown Community College

Medimmune, United States Army Medical Research Institute for infectious diseases, Aerotech, Life Technologies

Maryland
Southern Maine Community College

Alere, IDEXX

Maine
Bluegrass Community and Technical College

The AGTC, CRAFT (Center for Renewable and Fuel Technology), Transposagen, Bluegrass Community and Technicial College

Kentucky
Indian Hills Community College - Iowa BioDevelopment

Cargill, Inc., Ajinomoto USA, Wacker Biochem, Genencor, Big River Resources, Lincoln Way Energy, Emtech, BioOva, Oskaloosa Foods, International Ingredients, West Liberty Foods, Tri-County Energy, Fort Dodge Animal Health, Heska, MediPharm USA, Ottumwa Municipal Water Treatment, Unicco, Eurafins, Iowa Renewable Energy LLC, Army Corps of Engineers, Missouri DNR, TECUS, NRCS office, Aphis, Bio-NRG, Crane winery, Quaker Mills

Iowa
Des Moines Area Community College

Pioneer, Monsanto, Heska, Stine Seeds, Kemin

Iowa
Kirkwood Community College

JMI Labs

Bio-Research Products

Integrated DNA Technologies, INC.

Iowa
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana - South Bend

Enzyme Research, Research Methods,Omicron Biochemicals, McCormick Flavors, Underwriters Laboratory, MPI Inc., University of Notre Dame

Indiana
Kapiolani Community College

Black Ivory Biotech

Hawaii
Athens Technical College
Dendreon, Noramco, Merial, Athens Research & Technology, Kemira, University of Georgia, USDA, Georgia Bureau of Investigation, Synageva BioPharma, rPeptide, Food Safety Net Services, Southeast Poultry Research Laboratories, Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center, J&J Chemical Co.

 

Georgia
Central Georgia Technical College

Analytical Environmental Services (AES), Atlanta, GA, Dixon Ticonderoga, Macon, GA, Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, GA, Gerogia Pacific, GA, LabCorp, NC, Macon Water Authority, Macon, GA, MicroBionetics, Macon, GA, USDA-ARS, SAA, SE Fruit and Tree Nut Research Unit, Byron, GA

Georgia
Darton College

JLA

Georgia
Gwinnett Technical College

Aderans Research, Immucor Gama, Genesis Biosciences, Slingshot, St. Joseph's Translational Research Institute, Exide, Antiox

Georgia
Palm Beach State College

Scripps-FL, BioTools, Ocean Ridge Bioscience, Akron Biotech, CURNA, Inc./OPKO, Florida Atlantic University, Dyadic, Inc., Cytonics, Inc.

Florida
Florida State College at Jacksonville

Mayo Clinic Jacksonville; McKnight Brain Institute, Eurofins

Florida
Delaware Technical and Community College: Stanton Campus

Fraunhofer Institute, Gore, Agilent, DuPont, SDIX, QPS, Chesapeake PERL

Delaware
Middlesex Community College

Pfizer, Celldex Therapeutics, Boehringer-Ingleheim, Unilever, Northeast Laboratories, Yale, Pratt & Whitney, Alexion Pharmaceuticals

Connecticut
Colorado State University

Medtronic, Covidien, Terumo, BCT, Amgen, Reglera

Colorado
MiraCosta College
Genentech, Life Technologies, Advanced BioHealing, Prometheus Laboratories, MoBio, MarDX, UCSD, The Salk Institute, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Sanford Burnham Institute, The Scripps Research Institute, Synteract, Millipore, Abbott, International Immunology Corporation, Amylin, Illumina, GenProbe, Synthetic Genomics, Vical, Stemgent, Autogenomics, Beckman Coulter, GenMark Dx, Epic Sciences, Mesa Technologies, INOVA Diagnostics, Alere.
California
Solano Community College

Genentech, Chiron (now Novartis)

California
City College of San Francisco

Genentech, University of San Francisco, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA), University California San Francisco, Gladstone Institutes (UCSF) Prosetta Antiviral, VA medical center, MCLAB (Molecular Cloning Laboratories), Core Immunology Laboratory at SFGH, Biomarin, Bionovo, Cel Analytical, Genemed,Progenitor Cell Therapies,Refactored Materials, Nektar, XDx Diagnostics, VWR, Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI),

Students of this program have interned at:

University of California San Francisco (UCSF), USDA, Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI), Gladstone Institutes, Refactored Materials, Nektar, JEFX Sanitation Consultation, Evolve Biosystems, CPMC Research Institute, XDx Diagnostics, VWR, Radiation Therapy Oncology Group-UCSF (RTOG)

California
Merritt College

UCSF, LBNL, JH Technologies...

California
Southwestern College

Cibus US LLC

Pfizer

Biocept

Dow

Novartis

Sapphire Energy

California
Moorpark College

Amgen, Baxter Biosciences, Alpha Therapeutics, Life Technologies, Biogen-IDEC, Natren

California
Ohlone College

Genentech, Bayer, Novartis, Impax, Baxter, Amgen, Abgenix, Xoma, Bio-Key, Boston Scientific, and many other start-ups.

California
Contra Costa College

Genentech, Bayer, Roche, Pacific BioLabs, Joint Genome Institute, BioRad, Novartis

California
Pierce College

Amgen, FDA, Baxter

California
Pasadena City College

Grifols, Gilead, Baxter, Neumedicines, Ophidion, Lanx, PLC Diagnostics, Caltech, Children's Hospital of LA, USC, House Ear Institute, UCLA, TransMembrane BioSciences, Kinetichem, Codexis

California
Oxnard College

Amgen
Life Technologies
Baxter
One Lambda
Dako Cytomation
Stellar Biotechnologies

California
Laney College

BioMarin, Thermo Fisher, ForteBio, Monogram Biosciences, Controlled Contamination, Invuity, Penumbra, ABPDU, Amyris, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Dynavax, Genentech, Medivation, Intuitive Surgical

California
American River College

American River College, Agraquest, Alza, Bayer CropScience, BloodSource, Genentech, Idexx Laboratories, Monsanto, Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Shriners Hospitals for Children, University of California, Davis

California
Mesa Community College

Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGEN), Barrow Neurological, Intrinsic Bioprobes, Genosensor, Capstone Therapeutics, Huntsman Cancer Institute, Covance Laboratories.

Many graduates transfer to Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University and the University of Arizona where they join laboratories while completing their education.  Several graduates of the program have gone on further to complete graduate degrees in the field.

Arizona
Glendale Community College

Watson Pharmaceutical
Celgene
Genzyme
Phoenix Police Department
Banner Health
Sun Health Research Institute

Arizona
Calhoun Community College

In Huntsville, AL: Thermo Scientific, Diatherix Laboratories, Prodigy Biosystems, Hudson-Alpha Institute Education and Outreach

In Birmingham, AL: University of Alabama at Birmingham

Alabama
CSV

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