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.

Disease Prevention

Johnson & Johnson Expands Project That Aims to Predict, Prevent Diseases

Johnson & Johson repeatNew Brunswick, NJ, March 23, 2016 ― The Associated Press’ Linda Johnson reports that Johnson & Johnson has ramped up its ambitious project to learn how to predict who will develop particular diseases and find therapies to prevent or stop the disease early, when it’s most treatable.

Since the health care giant announced its groundbreaking project in February 2015, it has expanded to include two dozen research programs with partners — in government, universities, patient advocacy groups and other drug and diagnostic test companies.

Johnson & Johnson’s expertise and resources should speed discoveries and allow the pharmaceteutical and medical device company to spread its funding across more ventures. Continue reading