Who We Are

The New Jersey Life Sciences Vendors Alliance (NJLSVA) is a coalition of businesses, individuals and academia who provide goods and services to New Jersey’s life sciences companies.

The NJLSVA was founded to educate suppliers on trends in industry procurement and public policy that affects the life sciences industry.


Rutgers Breaks Ground for Chemistry and Chemical Biology Building

New Brunswick, NJ, June 16, 2014 — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Rutgers University President Robert Barchi marked the start of a new era of science instruction and research today as they joined with state officials and members of the university community to break ground for the new home of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology (CCB).

The four-story, 145,000 square-foot facility will provide critically needed teaching, laboratory and support space that will enable Rutgers to expand and accelerate its innovative research in drug design, alternative energy, biomaterials and nanotechnology.The $115 million project is funded largely by the 2012 Building Our Future Bond Act.

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Rutgers to Break Ground for State-of-the-Art Chemistry and Chemical Biology Building June 16

New Brunswick, NJ, June 12, 2014 — Governor Chris Christie and state and Rutgers University officials will host a groundbreaking for the university’s new Chemistry and Chemical Biology (CCB) Building, an academic and research facility, on Monday, June 16 at 10 a.m. at Wright-Rieman Laboratories, 610 Taylor Road, Busch Campus, Piscataway, N.J.

In addition to Governor Christie, other officials scheduled to attend the ceremony include Rochelle Hendricks, New Jersey Secretary of Higher Education; Rutgers President Robert Barchi; Richard Edwards, Chancellor, Rutgers-New Brunswick and executive vice president for academic affairs; and Richard S. Falk, acting executive dean, School of Arts and Sciences

Rutgers ranks first among U.S. universities in federal funding for chemistry research. Continue reading

Rutgers Is Top School Nationwide for Chemistry R&D Funding

New Brunswick, NJ, December 10, 2013 ― For the second year in a row, Rutgers University leads U.S. universities in federal funding for chemistry research and development, according to an article in a leading industry publication.

And for the first time, Rutgers ranks tops in the nation for chemistry research and development funding from all sources – including federal, state, industry, foundation and institutional. Continue reading