As France's leading biocluster, Genopole is an incubator for cutting-edge projects in biotechnology. Located in the city of Évry, just south of Paris, Genopole provides a unique environment for scientists and entrepreneurs seeking to advance research and innovation.

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Genopole accompanies researchers, postdocs and start-up entrepreneurs through all the phases of their projects to ensure the best possible conditions for business development.

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Genopole’s citizens

Every day, at Genopole, researchers, entrepreneurs and students cross paths, share ideas and unite forces in a veritable melting pot for innovation.

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Giving wings to research and empowering employment in our community are cornerstones of Genopole's mission. Catch up on recent scientific advances, the accomplishments of our biotech actors and the events that enliven the biocluster.

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Genopole: a unique place dedicated to science and innovation

Genopole is France’s leading biocluster. Located at Évry-Courcouronnes, it unites and federates academic research laboratories, innovative businesses, state of the art technological equipment, a hospital and a university.
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Because it brings together laboratories and their researchers, businesses and their entrepreneurs, technological infrastructures and their qualified staff, a university and its students & professors, a medical center and its healthcare providers and more, Genopole is a unique entity and a gold standard in the biotechnology sector.

Located 30 km south of Paris in the communities of Évry-Courcouronnes and Corbeil-Essonnes, the biocluster is a powerful ecosystem dedicated to research and innovation. At Genopole, your future will unfold among 83 businesses, 17 academic laboratories (including two national reference centers for genomics within the CEA), a hospital and the University of Évry. In all, Genopole gathers nearly 2,400 people, whose actions and competencies contribute to the economic development of the entire South Île-de-France area.

Do you run a biotech business?
Whatever size it may be, Genopole, with its unmatched scientific, academic and medical environment, is an ideal and easily reached place to set up your activities.

Whatever your needs may be, the biocluster can respond to them, with its adaptable, equipped or non-equipped floor spaces for offices and laboratories, its incubators entirely dedicated to biotech start-ups, and much more.

But working at Genopole also brings an incomparable quality of life to the table, at the heart of the Essonne Department in France.

Genopole: at the heart of the South Île-de-France area

The southern part of the Île-de-France Administrative Region (greater Paris and its surrounding communities) has solid economic, scientific, environmental and cultural assets, making it the ideal place to develop your activities.

  • Genopole: a business incubator within a center of excellence

    Genopole was conceived and is organized to let researchers and entrepreneurs work together within a center of excellence organized around three sectors: innovative therapies, industrial biotechnologies and computational genomics. Those sectors already benefit from the presence of 83 businesses, 17 academic laboratories (including two national reference centers for genomics within the CEA), a hospital and the University of Évry at the biocluster.

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  • Genopole: a territory for innovation with world-class training

    France’s leading biocluster is entirely dedicated to science and innovation. Genopole knits tight partnerships for academic training provided in South Île-de-France schools and universities in the fields of applied sciences & technologies, digital sciences and management.

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  • Office and lab possibilities tailored to your needs

    To respond to the needs of biotechs, Genopole proposes highly tailorable lab and office spaces, coworking spaces, an incubator and more.

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  • Getting to Genopole

    Genopole unites and federates innovative businesses, life sciences research laboratories, the CEA Genomics Institute, the University of Évry-Val-d’Essonne and the South Île-de-France Medical Center within an 11.5 hectare area easily accessed by road (A6 highway, Francilienne beltway), rail (two RER and one TGV train stations) or air (Orly Airport within 20 km, Charles de Gaulle Airport within 70 km).

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