by the Numbers

  • 100+ internationally recognized research groups
  • 600 ongoing research projects
  • 150 grants from federal sources (NIH and DoD) support our researchers
  • 500+ peer-reviewed articles in prestigious medical and scientific journals annually
  • 200 patents and 15 new filings annually
  • 11 companies spun off in the past 10 years to bring LA BioMed discoveries to the bedside


  • LA BioMed is one of the foremost independent, non-profit research institutes in the U.S.
  • You have likely benefited at some point in your life from an LA BioMed innovation.
    • We developed the training for (and coined the term) "Paramedics"
    • The profession of Nurse Practitioner had its beginning on our campus
  • We have generated new paradigms, diagnostics, therapies, and devices, in use all over the world.
  • We take on the challenge of devising treatments for debilitating and fatal rare inherited diseases.