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First Flight Venture Center Navigators Help Chart The Course

First Flight implements its Navigator Program for resident Companies @ FFVC  RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - March 10 2017 - First Flight Venture Center (FFVC), [...]

March 10th, 2017|

FFVC Congratulates MBCOI On NC IDEA Ecosystem Partner Grant Award

NC IDEA Foundation Awards Ecosystem Partner Grant to Marine Bio-Technologies Center of Innovation MBCOI Receives Tenth Grant in First Cohort of Foundation's Ecosystem Grant Partners [...]

January 27th, 2017|

VaccinatioNCelebration at NC Biotech Center, Oct 4th

Now is the best time to sign up for your flu shot, and this is the best place to do it. When you reserve a [...]

September 28th, 2016|

The “Big Launch Challenge” Announces Winners

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Encapsio and Ascent Bio-Nano Technologies – Winners of The Big Launch Challenge Danville, VA (September 21, 2016) – Encapsio, producer of revolutionary [...]

September 21st, 2016|

WRAL TechWire Announces NovaTarg Gets $3.2M in SBIR Grants

NovaTarg, a biotech company developing new treatments for cancer, kidney disease and diabetes, has received $3.2 million in Small Business Innovative Research grants, tripling the firm’s current funding. […]

September 30th, 2015|

Attention FFVC companies – it’s time for the annua…

Attention FFVC companies - it's time for the annual Pig Pickin 10/22 from 4-8pm. RSVP here. Gonna be a blast!

September 22nd, 2015|

The RTP Reports That FFVC Wows the White House

Learn about FFVC and the $50,000 grant they received at the first White House Pitch Day in this video produced by The RTP. Nestled between RTI International and The Hamner Institute on Davis Drive in Research Triangle Park, First Flight Venture Center works daily with early stage life science companies to help them grow. Open since 1991, the incubator aims to help tenants succeed in an industry that has an extremely long lab to consumer lifespan. […]

August 19th, 2015|

Lunch & Learn Returning in September

It's back. The Lunch & Learn series is slated to begin again in September. With not just one but TWO Lunch & Learn events in September. [...]

July 21st, 2015|

Mayo Clinic and FFVC Alum United Therapeutics Team Up on Lung Restoration Center

Mayo Clinic and United Therapeutics Corp. announced on June 15th that they are partnering together to build and operate a lung restoration center on the Mayo campus in Jacksonville, Florida.  According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, about 1,600 people are currently waiting for a lung transplant and many more could benefit from one if more donor lungs were available.  Construction of the center is supposed to be complete in 2017. […]

June 19th, 2015|

First Flight Wins Goodmon Award for Regional Leadership in Economic Development

RTP, N.C. - First Flight Venture Center is proud to announce that it has been named a recipient of the Goodmon Award for Regional Leadership [...]

November 6th, 2014|