New Haven bioscience incubator opens

“We feel we’re going to lead the way,” said John Geibel, speaking at the ribbon-cutting for the New Haven Innovation Labs, a new startup space inside the John B. Pierce Laboratory. Geibel is the director of Pierce, a nonprofit, independent research institute affiliated with Yale University.

The New Haven Innovation Labs incubator houses 7,630 square feet of lab and office space for up to 19 startups inside the Pierce building at 290 Congress Ave., near the Yale Medical School.