We Aim to Ensure Your Success 

At Mansfield Bio-Incubator, we strive to establish as many meaningful partnerships as possible, to connect the entrepreneurs with the resources to advance their technologies faster. Check out our sponsors and partners below. The list is constantly growing.

 

Laboratory AND IT SERVICES

We aim to meet the needs of the incubator's startup companies by providing shared laboratory equipment, cloud-based, secure IT infrastructure, and other related services on the premises. Below are also the outside resources available.

Meenta, a cloud-sequencing platform where scientists can instantly find, book and send samples to host instruments. Through Meenta accessing scientific equipment is as easy as spinning up servers on Amazon Cloud, just book an instrument when you need it and pay as you go. Their initial application makes Next-generation sequencing instruments accessible through an on-line booking system. No more requesting quotes or sending e-mails to multiple NGS service providers for pricing and availability. Just type your read length, read type, run mode then select your instrument and they drop ship the sample to the labs for you. Feel free to sign-up at www.meenta.io and they will provide a 15 minute overview to get you oriented.

CoresRI is a directory of core research facilities, services, and instrumentation in Rhode Island available for entrepreneurs.

 

BioSurplus can assist in setting up your lab!  Their experienced staff can help you identify what you need and provide it at a price that fits your budget. BioSurplus offers quality and affordable pre-owned laboratory instruments for domestic and international start-up labs, mid-sized companies, large pharma, and academia.  To show their commitment to nascent life science, BioSurplus is offering a 10% discount to Mansfield Bio Incubator's start-up companies. Get started today! 

Phone: 858-550-0800   

Email: sales@biosurplus.com

SBH Sciences is Preclinical Contract Research Organization that served over 180 biotechnology companies for over 20 years mainly in oncology and inflammation research. We are located in Natick, MA.

We are expert in the production of biological including 30 recombinant cytokines ; Development and implementation of 300 cell-based assays to measure biological activity of cytokines. In addition, the availability of 350 human cancer cell lines enable us to conduct in-vitro lead drug optimization for anti-cancer drug development.

Another strong activities at SBH is biomarker analysis. We have developed over 30 ELISA kits and are using the Luminex, ELLA, automatic Western Blot (PeggySue and WES) and qRT-PCR capabilities.  All the biomarker testing are conducted as a research use only or under CLIA /CAP. 

Essco Calibration Laboratory is New England's largest and most diverse calibration and repair lab. Locally serving MA, NH, CT, ME, RI, and VT. Each year, we complete 105,000+ electronic, mechanical and dimensional calibrations for clients across a variety of industries. Our four environmentally controlled labs are staffed by more than 40 technicians, so we can offer a fast turnaround on most jobs. Onsite service is also available. Are you sure your instruments are taking accurate measurements and can stand up to any inspectional or auditing process? With Essco, you will be. 

At Airgas, an Air Liquide company, we provide a nationwide network with local presence, unparalleled gas quality and expertise, and capabilities to help consolidate and streamline invoicing, billing, distribution, engineering and delivery solutions for a wide range of analytical laboratories.

 

Protocols.io is working to create a free, central, up-to-date, crowd-sourced protocol repository. The primary purpose is to speed up the research and to reduce the frustrations for an entrepreneur trying to master a technique that may not be easily outsourced. At the same time, the platform can also serve as a direct communication between the entrepreneur and his/her potential customers to create the product that sells or improve the existing product. As a partner for Mansfield Bio-Incubator, protocols.io gives access to the platform free for the incubator's start-up companies (Basic Business & up).

Safety Partners creates, implements and maintains environmental, health and safety (EHS) programs and related services for organizations working with hazardous materials, equipment and processes from R&D to product. Our clients rely on us to keep their employees safe, their facilities compliant, and their operations running smoothly; allowing them time for better science, products and outcome.

Triumvirate Environmental (TEI) is a leading provider of enterprise waste management and environmental services to Healthcare, Education, Life Sciences, and Industrial markets. Whether you're seeking to broadly reduce environmental waste, implement safer and more compliant waste management practices, or develop green and sustainable solutions – we can help you.

ResearchSpace offers best in Class eLab Notebook with the following features

  • Intuitive organisation of lab data and access to shared resources

  • Create rich content: tables, annotations, chemical structures, sketches

  • Strong file management, intuitive document sharing, powerful search

  • Automate tasks with templates, re-usable formats and snippet content

  • Secure – protect intellectual property, and safely store data

Labfolder is an eLab notebook with a a free basic account. Labfolder has extended an offer that will allow for all residents to register company accounts at a significantly reduced rate at $15.00/user/month (regular price $39.00/user/month) for all team members, which includes:

  • Team Sharing and collaborating

  • Unlimited Material Database

  • Compliance with all regulatory standards (GLP, GMP, FDA, etc.)

  • Full Exportable Audit Trail

  • App development and integration specific to your research

  • Training and continued support throughout membership

  • AND much more...

In order to help familiarize you with the electronic lab notebook we'd like you to schedule a webinar for an introduction to key features, to learn how to integrate your specific research practices, and to meet the labfolder support team.

Click here to get startedhttps://www.labfolder.com/bioinc/

AltaStata provides a secure, fully compliant cloud-based platform to enable high-performance sharing and processing of sensitive big data (e.g. sequencing, omics, clinical trials, etc.), increasing the processing speed by as much as 70%. Transparent for users, simple for administrators, peace of mind for the investors.  AltaStata is offering this cutting edge service to Mansfield Bio Incubator's start-up companies. Get started today! 

EightSpokes helps accelerate the pace of progress in your pipeline projects, from preclinical development to global launch. Enlighten is world’s first and only cloud software for secure project collaboration across the enterprise, designed for life sciences. See a couple of examples below

Cubist Pharmaceuticals (Launch Management)

Edge Therapeutics (Program Management

FREE for emerging life science companies with <10 employees. Please fill out this form to get started. 

 

HUMAN RESOURCES

TriNet provides small and midsize businesses with a full-service HR solution so they can free themselves from the complexities of HR and focus on their goals. As their trusted HR business partner, TriNet assumes many of the responsibilities of being an employer and helps these companies contain HR costs, minimize employer-related risks and relieve the administrative burden of HR. TriNet offers bundled HR products tailored by industry, and strategic HR services, resulting in a comprehensive and empowering solution.

LabMate's mission is to empower academic scientists to utilize their knowledge and technical skills to break the current scientific career bottleneck while also creating unprecedented value for the biopharma industry. The key to the LabMate platform is the speed of access to top-level expertise. We aim to simplify the consulting process, from identifying the right experts to reducing the amount of screening/paperwork hurdles that delay traditional consulting. We are creating the first dedicated, interactive channel for recruitment of specialized talent for the biopharmaceutical industry. LabMate offers all resident companies a 15% discount on each consulting project submitted through the LabMate platform for up to 3 projects. Additionally, LabMate will provide concierge services to support companies posting consulting projects and full-time openings on the platform.

 

INSURANCE

Mason Insurance is an independent insurance broker that specializes in providing services and solutions to innovative, high-risk industries. Since the brokerage was founded in 1988, we have become experts and leaders in our field. We don’t just work in the industry—we help to shape it so that we can design the most effective solutions for our clients.

 

Legal & Accounting

At Faber Daeufer & Itrato PC, most of the professionals have held full-time positions with life science startups. Several attorneys were themselves entrepreneurs who successfully led new ventures to market. Others have focused their careers on commercializing university research. Many have handled discovery and development stage licensing, as well as spin-out transactions, while working inside the legal departments of major pharmaceutical firms. A senior attorney will work directly with you, providing counsel that’s informed, pragmatic, and cost-effective. Faber Daeufer & Itrato PC will guide you through the strategic and operational implications of different organizational structures, shareholder agreements, financing options, and in-licensing of fundamental intellectual property. 

Posternak Blankstein & Lund LLP is a unique law firm, with the size and experience to handle sophisticated business transactions and complex litigation, but also committed to retaining the close client relationships, responsiveness and understanding of client businesses generally identified with smaller firms. As members of Mackrell International, a global network of business-oriented law firms, we have the reach to help our clients anywhere their businesses may take them.
Our clients are dynamic business owners and executives with a vision for the future and the will to pursue it.  If that sounds like you, Posternak may be the perfect match for your business.

Marcum LLP is one of the largest independent public accounting and advisory services firms in the nation, with offices in major business markets throughout the U.S., as well as Grand Cayman, China and Ireland. Marcum offers an extensive range of professional services and a high degree of specialization. In addition to traditional accounting, assurance and tax, including domestic and international tax planning and preparation, the Firm's professional services include mergers and acquisition planning, family office services, forensic accounting, business valuation and litigation support.

 

Fundraising

The Capital Network is a non-profit (501c3) organization that provides practical, hands-on education and personalized mentoring to help early stage entrepreneurs master the entire funding process and successfully raise seed capital & beyond. 

Inspiralia is a New Product Development company that helps clients execute R&D, access funding, and bring products to the market. We provide services across all sectors and operate research facilities specialized in advanced materials, electronics, and simulations. As a service provider, we are experts in non-dilutive funding programs such as SBIR in the US and H2020 in Europe. We have a presence in 16 countries and have raised over $300M for our clients through more than 400 funded projects in biotech, pharma, life science, and medical device R&D.

Check out our SBIR-related services here

The Chemical Angel Network provides a mechanism for accredited angel investors to source and vet quality early-stage investment opportunities, assist entrepreneurs and early-stage growth companies and be a quality source for information, educational resources and advisors.

Share your company here.