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Through its partnership with the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO), the international organization that represents the biotechnology industry, Delaware Bio offers its members the opportunity to take advantage of several of the BIO Business Solutions® programs, as listed below.

Click on the company logo to learn more about an individual program.

BIO membership is not a requirement for Delaware Bio members to use these programs, and it is free sign up!

IlluminaUPSALT   VWR International

CHUBBOffice Depot Business Wire

UniFirst     UniClean

ShareVault     Humbolt      Nikon

Delaware Bio cost savings programs are listed below. Click any of the following logos to view the respective program:

Conner Strong Keen Compressed Gas Co.     University of Delaware

Conner Strong

Conner Strong & Buckelew

BIO Business Solutions® has selected Chubb as its endorsed insurer due to their total insurance solutions for risks specific to life science companies. Delaware Bio members who are interested in obtaining insurance via Chubb should contact the appointed broker listed below, of Conner Strong & Buckelew. Conner Strong & Buckelew has an experienced team with life science clients across the country. The Conner Strong & Buckelew team has worked with early stage companies, and midsized firms all the way to billion dollar publicly traded biotech firms.

Dan Brettler
Senior Vice President & Life Science Practice Leader
Conner Strong & Buckelew
877-396-3800 or direct dial 973-659-6456

Keen Compressed Gas Co.

Keen Compressed Gas Company

Keen Compressed Gas is a leading independent distributor in the Mid-Atlantic and a platinum distributor for Linde, and currently offers Delaware Bio member companies special pricing and rebates on bulk gas products, bulk gas applications, packaged gases, specialty gases, mini-bulk and related equipment, and other products and services. Products provided include cylinder supply for industrial and specialty gas requirements, on-site generators for Nitrogen, Oxygen and Hydrogen, and liquid supply capabilities for Argon, Nitrogen, Oxygen, Carbon Dioxide, and Helium. Keen currently has 15 locations serving the Mid-Atlantic and complete fill plant located nearby in New Castle, DE. Partnered with Linde, Keen as a long-time Delaware Bio Member consistently offers exceptional service and cost-savings benefits to member companies.

Member benefits include:

  • Competitive pricing on Keen’s complete suite of gases products
  • Technical and Safety expertise regarding almost all gas applications
  • Tiered annual cash rebate, based on the aggregate purchase volume of all participating member companies
  • 10% discount off standard rental for bulk storage tanks
  • Additional rebate available for member referrals

For more information, contact:

Tom Bruno
Account Manager
Keen Compressed Gas Co.

University of Delaware

The University of Delaware Collegiate Partnership

10% Off Your Advanced Degree!


Delaware BioScience Association's participation in the Collegiate Partnership Program with the University of Delaware means that Delaware Bio members have access to 10 percent off tuition of participating online programs – a benefit available exclusively to collegiate partners.

Participating Online Degree Programs:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Cybersecurity
  • Master of Public Administration
  • Master of Education in Teacher Leadership
  • Master of Science in Electrical & Computer Engineering

Learn more - download a program brochure

Connect with an Admissions Counselor today!
Call toll free (844) 237-1338