Our academic partners & community partners provide key
resources including equipment, expertise and access to university
assets. These partnerships strengthen the manufacturing ecosystem
in Buffalo and beyond.
The CBLS is a hub for life sciences innovation and
technology-based economic development. Leveraging our resources, we
drive scientific discovery, facilitate collaboration among
academia, industry and the public sector. We help companies
get the funding they need to thrive, scientists gain access to
world-class facilities and create employment and investment
opportunities that improve human health.
UB CAT supports university-industry collaboration in research,
education and technology transfer. UB CAT is located within the
The OED is an agent for growth and enterprise in our
community, helping UB achieve its full impact as a major economic
engine by fostering a relationship between the university’s
research at CBLS, and its applied commercial development. The OED
acts as a partner for business leaders and entrepreneurs to build
innovation in our region.
The CCR is a leading academic supercomputing facility, providing
UB and the CBLS with high-performance computing, visualization
resources and educational outreach. In addition, the CCR also
fosters economic development and job creation within WNY by
providing industry and private companies with access to advanced
The UB Office of Science, Technology Transfer and Economic
Outreach (STOR) facilitates innovation. It helps researchers turn
discoveries and inventions into products and services that benefit
our local and global communities. STOR also fosters
university-industry partnerships that boost business.
The South Campus Instrument Center (SCIC) is a full-service
facility that specializes in surface imaging and spectroscopy for a
wide range of materials and products, as well as expertise in
product quality assurance testing, failure analysis, and forensic
The School of Engineering & Applied Sciences provides an
infrastructure of expertise and facilities that can support
professional engineering and education, advanced degree programs
and research in the fields of applied science and technology.
Invest Buffalo Niagara is an organization of public and private
entities that acts as a business gateway for companies entering the
Buffalo Niagara region.
The CBLS is located on this growing campus, which includes other
organizations dedicated to the cultivation of a hub for world-class
clinical care, research, education and entrepreneurship in downtown