Nucleate is a nonprofit and student-led organization that empowers the next generation of biotech leaders by educating today’s academic trainees. We’re excited to announce the first in-person info session this year at Berkeley to recruit 2023 Nucleate Bay Area Activator cohort members! Please join us for this amazing event co-hosted by our long-term sponsor, Bakar Labs!
Are you an academic leader or trainee (Professor / Post-doc / PhD / MBA / Masters / MD / JD / Undergrad) interested in life sciences company creation? Are you passionate about therapeutics, diagnostics, medtech, synthetic biology, and/or life science environmental solutions?
Nucleate is the right place for you.
Attend our upcoming Info-session to learn more:
Discover our latest cohort’s experiences in the 2023 Bay Area Activator Reel!
Nucleate is a student-run nonprofit organization that facilitates the formation of new life science ventures [see our stories in STAT and Endpoints]. Our equity-free Activator program supports companies that tackle the biggest challenges in human health (Bio Track) and sustainability (Eco Track). The program connects scientific trainees and business students with a world-class advisor network of startup founders, executives, venture investors, and renowned scientists.
Strong Track Record
Over four years, Nucleate has supported 107 venture teams through our Activator program. Our alumni have gone on to raise over $170M in funding to develop technologies like protein sequencing (Glyphic), drug design (Manifold Bio), microbiome- (Concerto) and RNA-based (NextRNA) therapeutics, microbial fertilizer (Ivu Biologics) and biomanufacturing (FarmForward).