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Missouri Biotechnology Association (MOBIO) is the only statewide membership group that speaks with one voice to advance and champion the life sciences in Jefferson City, across the state and even in Washington, D.C. MOBIO represents largest and broadest cross-section of life science organizations including businesses, higher education, medical research, start-ups, agri-science and related firms involved in research, development, and commercialization of the life sciences. MOBIO serves to connect, develop, and advance the state’s bioscience community.

MOBIO members benefit from a strategic focus to support the enrichment and growth of the biosciences in Missouri through:

Science and Policy

MOBIO advocates for Missouri’s life sciences and technology sectors.  Maintaining a sophisticated understanding of current dynamics, MOBIO serves as your trusted voice for bipartisan engagement and leadership within the Missouri State Capitol.

MOBIO forges meaningful relationships between public and private sector leaders to:

·      Defend companies large and small

·      Obtain and safeguard public investment

·      Secure state funding for Missouri’s life science industry 

The strength of MOBIO's collective voice consistently delivers a compelling message to advance pro-science, pro-business legislative policy.     

BIO Business Development

MOBIO cultivates a welcoming climate to research, science, and technological innovation and business while encouraging industry attraction, expansion, and entrepreneurship in Missouri.  


MOBIO connections make a difference, specializing in meaningful business-to-business engagements and bridging:

·      A network of diversified thought leaders

·      Business leaders with policymakers

·      Entrepreneurs with investors

·      Members to greater market potential

Members connect at regional, national, and international levels with science, education, and commercial networks to advance business and enrich the industry. 

MOBIO is the catalyst, accelerating growth and leveraging high-value relationships for our vibrant life sciences community.

Workforce Advancement

MOBIO aggressively pursues and engages opportunities that reach, educate, and inspire the future workforce. We fortify the strength of Missouri's life science culture through 

·      Progressive technology to promote STEM careers in workforce development

·      Securing investments for biotech’s educational allies

·      Providing a platform for career exploration

Member Savings

MOBIO saves members real money, providing access to numerous partner organizations that offer significant discounts on relevant industry products and services.  All MOBIO members are entitled to preferred purchasing power.  There is NO fee to participate.

Through the preferred member partner programs last year:

·      MOBIO members saved over 3 million dollars.

·      Individual members reported saving of 35-40%, with annual savings in the hundreds of thousands of dollars. 

MOBIO members receive discounts on:

·      Laboratory Supplies

·      Office Supplies

·      Shipping, Moving, and Storage

·      Environmental Services

·      Insurance

·      Laboratory gases

Promotion and Visibility

MOBIO is the state's primary life sciences ambassador, communicating Missouri's life sciences story and amplifying your success into essential industry channels.

Members receive current industry-related articles, state legislative updates, and event information through:

·      The Progress e-newsletter

· website 

Trusted Resource

MOBIO is a trusted partner and resource for the life sciences industry in Missouri.  We have become a trusted voice in the science and technology sectors through our unwavering commitment to innovation.  MOBIO members join and renew their memberships each year to ensure that the Missouri Biotechnology Association continues to enrich the biosciences economy and secure a favorable legislative position.

Join Today

Join other entrepreneurs, educators, business professionals, and government officials today to protect and advance life science in Missouri.  All companies in the bioscience industry, no matter their size or line of business, benefit from membership with MOBIO.

To join MOBIO now click here or contact Kelly Gillespie at / 573-690-9267.




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