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The Central New York Biotech Accelerator

CNY Biotech Accelerator
841 East Fayette St
Syracuse, NY 13210
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Phone: 315 464-9288
Name: Kathy Pazaras

The CNY Biotech Accelerator (CNYBAC) is dedicated to helping biotech and biomedical for-profit companies become successful and commercialize their products, the CNY Biotech Accelerator opened its doors in early 2013.

Located in Syracuse, NY, this highly-specialized accelerator draws on the bio-research strengths of two founding universities and a region rich in education and entrepreneurial spirit.

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CNY Biotech Accelerator "Cultivate" Program IRB 101

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  • Be the most creative and imaginative biotechnology academically based innovation accelerator in North America.


  • Incubate and accelerate university-industry partnerships that discover, design, develop and deploy innovative products for bioscience marketplaces. 
  • Provide growth-oriented companies essential business acceleration services and access to industry-specific development resources. 
  • Collaborate with domain experts/mentors in creating comprehensive systems and teams that potentiate success.

The CNYBAC commits to the two core principles of business incubation as developed by the National Business Incubation Association (NBIA):

1.  The CNYBAC aspires to have a positive impact on its community's economic health by maximizing the success of emerging companies.

2.  The CNYBAC is a dynamic model of a sustainable, efficient business operation.