RPS Diagnostics, (formerly Rapid Pathogen Screening), Biolife, Benchmark EA, Cambryn biologics, Sanders laboratory, Enzymedica, 3 Daughters Brewing, Wellspring Pharmaceutical, Osprey Biotechnics, Roskamp Institute, Florida Department of Health, IMG Academy, Sarasota Medical Products, University of Southern Florida – SarasotaManatee, Darwin Brewing and Motor works Brewing.
State College of Florida offers an A. S. degree in biotechnology that trains technicians in basic laboratory techniques including the extraction and manipulation of DNA, RNA, and proteins. It also includes courses in cell culture, bioinformatics and bioethics. Starting in 2018, SFC is now offering a one-year Biotechnology Specialist Certificate. Graduates are prepared for jobs in research and production in industrial or academic settings.