An Initiative of the City of Akron
International Hub of BioMedical InnovationThe Akron BioMedical Corridor is a synergistic collection of companies and organizations that are leaders in the fields of biomedicine and biomaterials. Through collaboration with the City of Akron, the Akron BioMedical Corridor attracts companies, both domestic and international, to bring their expertise and technology to the area, while assisting them in expanding their presence in the North American market.

The Akron Biomedical Corridor team will be exhibiting at the Life Sciences Baltics 2016 Conference this September. For more information about the conference, visit

19 Jan. 2017Successful Heal Ohio Conference Attracts Over 150 AttendeesThe 2016 Heal Ohio Conference was held at Quaker Station, on our campus in Akron, Ohio. There were over 152 attendees from 36 companies and health care centers, in addition to the 7 represented universities.Read More
23 Sep. 2016Koatum from Latvia wins Life Sciences Baltics 2016 startup Pitch ChallengeKoatum, a Riga-based startup developing hybrid bioactive medical implant coatings, was voted as the winner of Life Sciences Baltics 2016 startup Pitch Challenge by a 8-strong jury on Thursday.Read More
13 Sep. 2016New Business Interested in Akron MarketThe George Philips Medical Engineering Company was established in 1995 and is now one of India's leading manufacturers and suppliers of lifesaving medical devices and disposables. Read More