Industry Internship Requirement

Trainees are required to participate in a 3 month, or longer, internship in a biotechnological industry laboratory. This experience is arranged by the student’s faculty advisor and approved by the MBTP Executive Committee.   To date, all students supported by the MBTP have participated in an industry experience.  The following is a list of participating companies:

  • 3M, Minneapolis, MN
  • Advanced Liquid Logic, RTP, NC
  • AlphaVax, RTP, NC
  • Arbovax, Raleigh, NC
  • Athenix, RTP, NC
  • BASF Plant Sciences, RTP, NC 
  • Bayer Crop Science, NC
  • BD Technologies, Inc., RTP, NC
  • Biogen Idec, RTP, NC
  • BioMerieux, St. Louis, MS
  • Bristol Myers Squib, New Brunswick, NJ 
  • Caribou Biosciences, Berkeley, CA
  • Clorox – Foods Research
  • Cogenics, Morrisville, NC
  • Danisco USA, Madison, WI 
  • Diosynth, RTP, NC
  • Diversa Corporation, San Diego, CA
  • Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Veterinary Medicine
  • GlaxoSmithKline, RTP, NC
  • Global Vaccines, Inc., RTP. NC
  • Grifols (formerly Talecris Biopharatherapeutics), Raleigh, NC
  • GSK, RTP, NC
  • ImmunoReagents, Inc.
  • Insect Diet & Rearing Research LLC, Raleigh, NC
  • Isurtec Inc., St. Paul, MN
  • LipoScience, Raleigh NC
  • Merck & Co., Westpoint, PA
  • Monsanto Company, RTP, NC and Chesterfield, MO
  • NASA, Houston, TX 
  • National Synchrotron Light Source, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Nestle Research Center, Lausanne, Switzerland 
  • NIST Center for Neutron Research (Gaithersburg, MD)
  • Novartis in Horsham, West Sussex, UK.
  • Novozymes, Inc., Franklinton, NC 
  • ORNL, Oak Ridge, TN
  • PepsiCo Long Term Research Group
  • Pfizer Research Technology Center, Cambridge, MA
  • Pfizer Research Technology Center, Cambridge, MA
  • Proctor and Gamble, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • ProMetic Life Sciences in Cambridge, England 
  • RTI, RTP, NC
  • SAS Institute, Cary, NC
  • Syngenta, RTP, NC
  • USDA, Produce Quality and Safety Laboratories, Greenbelt, MD
  • The Wistar Institute, Philadelphia, PA
  • TyraTech Inc., Morrisville, NC
  • Wyeth Vaccines, RTP, NC
  • Work for Biotech Company (Xanon, Inc., RTP, NC)