A highly qualified workforce. Research and manufacturing infrastructure. Nearby academic institutions. Financial incentives. And, most of all, an astounding way of life. The North Bay is the affordable alternative to other Bay Area locations.
Why not have it all?

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Ultragenyx Patient Day 2015

Novato-based biotechnology company Ultragenyx develops and brings to market treatments for rare and ultra-rare diseases. They’re set to honor patients with rare diseases, their families, and support organizations, at Ultragenyx Patient Day on Saturday, April 11th. The event […]

Degree Holders
54%

The percentage of Marin County residents holding a bachelor's degree or higher

Office Costs
38%

Office space costs 38% less than in San Francisco

Latest stats show North Bay is more affordable

Home Costs
38%

Median home prices cost 38% less than in San Francisco

Life Science Salaries
44%

Salaries in the North Bay are up to 44% less expensive than San Francisco

The Buck Institute in the News

Reflecting the Buck Institute’s pre-eminence as a center of excellence in anti-aging research, Buck CEO Brian Kennedy was featured in a pair of high profile articles on anti-aging medicines. He contributed to the conversation in a story entitled “Scientists say they’ll soon extend life well beyond 120” from the Guardian, and a Business Week cover […]