Open Call 2022

We generate value to achieve the internationalization of Biotech startups. We prepare entrepreneurs to navigate the competitive global markets and translate science into good business. We create acceleration with a clear goal.

Nobody understands Biotech business like we do!



START YOUR APPLICATION ON F6S » (We have extended the call until May 8th!)


What are we looking for?

We are looking for early-stage biotech startups from Latin America with the potential and vision to generate global impact that address the following mega-trends: Healthcare access; Aging population/Chronic diseases; Food scarcity/Sustainable production; Emerging threats. More info »

The Ganesha Lab Program

It is designed as a Life Cycle approach in the scale up and internationalization of biotech startups. The starting point in our Academy is – a 6 months scale up program which provides the tools and knowledge critical for your future international success.

After the completion of The Ganesha Lab Program, The Ganesha Lab continues to support its portfolio companies for a minimum of three years.

Let’s transform science into a good business!

  • April
    Open call
  • May
    Announcement: Pre-selected startups
    Interviews + Selection pitch
  • Announcement: Selected startups
  • June
    Sign agreements + 360° Due diligence
  • July to October
    Scale Up Program
    Workshops and Trainings (2 to 3 per week) Individual coaching, mentoring and advising
    Announcement: Pre-selected startups
    Soft-landing US Program
    In virtual format during the last 2 weeks.
  • Final Pitch 2022
  • 2023 (TBC)
    International Market Validation (IMV)

What to expect at The Ganesha Lab Academy


5 months program.

60 hrs workshops.

20 hrs international workshops.

20 hrs individual sessions.

10 hrs pitch training.

5 hrs team development.

1 Pitch-Access biotech investor event.

1 trip to US for market validation (*Only for the 2 best startups).


3 years post-program support.

Advisory board building.

Investment strategy.

Pitch preparation and investor marketing.

Pitch-Access biotech investor event.

Validation/Access to international markets through customized soft-landing.

Access to TGL community, global network and international partners.

TGL perks (AWS, Google, Notion, DropSend, Carta, Miro and others).


  • The Ganesha Lab has been a game changer partner for my startup. I have found in the team a highly committed group of professionals ready to share wise and practical advice to make the best decisions in my endeavor. Additionally, the scale up program provided me with solid knowledge about how a scientific-based project could become a profitable company without losing our essence. And most importantly, as a boutique, they have put me on the map of biotech startups and potential investments. Become part of The Ganesha Lab portfolio has been one of the best decisions of my entrepreneur life
    Dr. David Bravo, PhD
    Dr. David Bravo, PhD
    Pannex Therapeutics
  • The Ganesha Lab has all the capabilities to become the most relevant regional player and my contribution is precisely the scalability and to set up a very strong footprint with high recognition.
    Pablo Zamora
    Pablo Zamora
    Board member of The Ganesha Lab
    Co-Founder and former CSO of NotCo

Our Partners

  • Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health

    At Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health, we are driven to improve the personal health of people everywhere. We deliver products that are rooted in science and endorsed by professionals. Our differentiated portfolio of iconic brands, including Tylenol®, Zarbee’s®, Neutrogena®, Aveeno®, Listerine®, OGX®, and Johnson’s®, delivers life-enhancing, first-to-market innovation. By combining the power of science with meaningful human insights and digital-first thinking, we help more than 1.2 billion people live healthier lives every day, from their very first day.

  • Janssen

    At Janssen, we’re creating a future where disease is a thing of the past. We’re the Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, working tirelessly to make that future a reality for patients everywhere by fighting sickness with science, improving access with ingenuity, and healing hopelessness with heart. We focus on areas of medicine where we can make the biggest difference: Cardiovascular & Metabolism, Immunology, Infectious Diseases & Vaccines, Neuroscience, Oncology, and Pulmonary Hypertension

  • UC Davis Venture Catalyst

    UC Davis’ Venture Catalyst facilitates the translation of University research and technology by driving the development of new ventures. UC Davis is known worldwide for its leadership in research leading to new innovations and technologies that are translated to the marketplace through UC Davis startup companies. Venture Catalyst drives the successful development of new ventures.

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific

    Thermo Fisher Scientific’s mission is to enable customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. As the world leader in serving science the company provides unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support.

  • Life Science Nation

    Life Science Nation (LSN) has the most comprehensive life science investor database in the world. LSN has also pioneered a unique global partnering event model that matches buyers and sellers based on their specifically stated needs and declared partnering mandate initiatives garnered from one-on-one interviews and curating buyer/seller databases in a selected industry.

  • Morse Law

    Morse focuses exclusively on the core legal services that businesses need to succeed. We help businesses of all sizes — from startups to Fortune 1000 companies — in service areas such as Corporate, IP, Data Privacy, Licensing & Strategic Alliances, Employment, Taxation, and Litigation. With a tradition of excellence and innovation, we offer clients responsive and reliable service, and sound and insightful business advice.

  • Agrosuper

    Agrosuper is a leading company in food production and commercialization in the region. The core business is in animal protein, nevertheless the constant search to satisfy the needs of consumers has led to innovate in terms of product offering and value chain.

Start your application

To start your application just create your profile on the F6S platform and complete the questionnaire we have opened there.

START YOUR APPLICATION ON F6S » (We have extended the call until May 8th!)

If you have any questions or comments please write to [email protected].