A collection of clear vials with colorful lids in a blue caddy on the counter in a laboratory setting, where two researchers are working — out of focus — in the background.

Biopharmaceutical Innovation & Optimization Center

The BIO Center provides drug delivery, solubilization and stabilization services to researchers with the aim of translating innovative research into new medical treatments and technologies.



The BIO Center offers instrumentation and services in physical and chemical characterization, formulation and analytical method development, and in-vivo evaluations.

About the BIO Center

We provide services for internal and external academic investigators and commercial customers to establish and facilitate collaborations.

Research Partners

The Center has existing relationships with nine entities and organizations in the KU, Lawrence, and Kansas City communities.


Meet the researchers and staff at the BIO Center with experience in industrial, contract research, and academic laboratories.


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