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 Q&A: Zika Virus Poses Scare for Pregnant Women; Dr. Joseph Apuzzio Outlines Steps to Take

New Brunswick, NJ, January 30, 2016 ― The outbreak of the rare Zika virus in South America, Latin America, the Caribbean and parts of Africa and the probability that it will spread to most countries in the Americas, have sparked fear in pregnant women.

The virus, transmitted by mosquitoes, has been linked to thousands of babies being born with underdeveloped brains.  Some countries have advised women not to become pregnant now, with health officials in El Salvador advising women of reproductive age there to delay pregnancy until 2018. Continue reading