North Carolina

NC at a Glance

The We Work For Health NC program launched in early 2009 to demonstrate the economic importance of the life science industry to the state of North Carolina. The life science cluster of North Carolina is identifiable by our unique presence of large and small biotech companies, robust research parks and universities, and a thriving vendor network of manufacturers and suppliers.

Featured Events
  • We Work For Health SummitJuly 13, 2016

    WWFH - NC partners flew to Washington, DC to meet with members of the NC Congressional Delegation

  • Costs in Context LuncheonJuly 07, 2016

    Patient advocates and life science companies gathered for a luncheon to discuss the value of life saving medical innovation.

vendor maps

Our vendor and supplier mapping project illustrates the biopharmaceutical industry's investment in our state economies and in the health of the patients we serve.

  • relationships 4,749 vendor relationships
  • spending $3,557,999,104 vendor spending
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NC WWFH Chatter
Partner Spotlight
NC Bio

The North Carolina Biosciences Organization (NCBIO) is the trade association for North Carolina’s life science community.

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Vendor Spotlight
Yonkers Industries
Yonkers Industries

Yonkers Industries specializes in the building of pharmaceutical and biotech facilities including R&D, pilot plants, labs, bulk manufacturing and finished dosage manufacturing, pulp & paper and process manufacturing.

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