Maryland's I-270 Bio Corridor is a collaborative regional partnership of local and state economic development and educational partners committed to promoting the vibrancy and importance of the bio sciences along the I-270 corridor from Bethesda to Frederick, and the greater National Capital Region. 

The Washington, D.C./Baltimore region is home to federal laboratories, federal agencies, and hundreds of life science companies.  The region strives to be a top 3 biotech hub by 2023.