LA BioSpace




LA BioSpace at Cal State LA will give bioscience startup companies the springboard they need to succeed. Created by grants from Los Angeles County and the U.S. Economic Development Administration, LA BioSpace is a university incubator in the heart of Los Angeles.
Scheduled to open in 2019, the LA BioSpace incubator will equip entrepreneurs to turn scientific advances into job-creating businesses.
LA BioSpace includes the LA BioStart Bioscience Entrepreneurs Boot Camp. This collaborative training program prepares emerging entrepreneurs to launch their own bioscience ventures.


Jose A. Gomez | Chair, LA BioSpace

Executive Vice President Jose A. Gomez, Ph.D.
Chair, LA BioSpace 

Howard Xu | Director, Incubator Development and Programming

Microbiology Professor Howard Xu, Ph.D.
Director, Incubator Development and Programming



LA BioSpace will offer:

  • Building Complex
    Building Complex

    A new, purpose-built, 20,000 square foot building.
  • Fully Equipped labResearch Space

    Fully equipped laboratory research space for lease.
  • Lab Space OptionsLab Options

    Options range from a single lab bench to a secured, walled, and fully equipped wet lab space.
  • Meeting and Conference RoomsBusiness Options

    Office and shared conference spaces are available.







All the advantages of a university campus

  • Collaborate with faculty on-site
  • Option to utilize university equipment beyond the incubator
  • Recruit current students as interns or employees
  • Campus amenities and resources including dining, arts and cultural programs

Ideal Location


5 miles from downtown
Los Angeles

Public transportation

Abundant public transportation options


At the intersection of
several major freeways

Central location

Bordered by Los Angeles and the San Gabriel Valley


Proximity to businesses with links to Asia and Latin America

LA Biospace building rendering