News
and Events

  • BioHio/OARDC produces two more I-Corps@Ohio teams for Summer 2016

    Congratulations to the EnergyEne and Bio-Rubber Pioneers Teams – Dr. Katrina Cornish (principle investigator), Zhenyu Li (entrepreneurial lead), and Dr. Shauna Brummet (entrepreneurial mentor) and the Bio-Rubber Pioneers team – Dr. Teddy Ezeji (principle investigator), Victor Ujor (co- PI), Christopher Okonkwo (entrepreneurial lead), Rob Yenne (entrepreneurial mentor) and Dr. Shauna Brummet (entrepreneurial mentor).

  • June 28 in Cleveland – Entrepreneurs and small business owners!

    For more information about this program powered by JumpStart, please click the image.
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  • Video featuring LARAD, Inc.


    Congratulations to Dr. Daral Jackwood and Dr. Linda Michel of LARAD, Inc. on being named the 2016 OARDC Director’s Innovator of the Year. Photo details. LARAD is a tenant of the BioHio Research Park.  For details about the company and the award, please read more.

Welcome to the
BioHio Research Park

We are an Affiliate of The Ohio State University located on the beautiful campus of OSU’s Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC) in Wooster, Ohio. BioHio is in the heart of some of the most productive farm land in Ohio as well as the technologically advanced, culturally vibrant and entrepreneurial north east Ohio.

As part of one of the longest-lived land-grant research and development institutions in the United States OARDC has a long and proud history of successful agbioscience technology transfer to the marketplace. With the launch of BioHio Research Park we look forward to increased opportunities to support companies and organizations bringing new and exciting products and technologies to the marketplace.

BioHio Research Park welcomes start-up companies, growing companies, mature corporate partners (domestic & international), research institutes, and academic and government laboratories. Our business focus on agbioscience technology with emphasis on bioenergy & bioproducts, food production & safety, human and animal health and environmental management & engineering is unique in US research parks

For a downloadable PDF about BioHio click here


President and CEO of BioHio Research Park, Shauna R Brummet, PhD, has been named to the Board of Trustees of BioOhio. The Board is comprised of influential bioscience leaders from around the state, representing a variety of backgrounds and organizations. This leadership enables BioOhio to grow and achieve its goals for the betterment of its members and the bioscience industry in the state of Ohio. Dr. Brummet is honored and proud to be a part of this group. See the entire announcement and Board on the BioOhio website.