The Research Triangle Region
The RTRP is your direct connection to some of the fastest growing companies and communities in the world.
The Best Place To Do Business
With diverse businesses, highly skilled talent and low tax rates, it’s no wonder the Research Triangle Region is the first choice for growing businesses.
A Place To Call Home
An affordable cost of living, vibrant culture and world-class universities are enticing to employers and employees all looking for the life they want to live.
Our regional population is over two million people.
Ranked 4th highest concentration of PhDs in the United States.
Our regional workforce is over one million (ages 18 to 64).
Over 113,000 degrees conferred each year.
64 people move in daily.
The median home price is $174,830.
Jaguar Gene Therapy, a developer of treatments targeting what it calls “severe” genetic diseases, will build a new manufacturing facility and create some 200 jobs paying a minimum of $92,500 after securing a tax incentives package from the state of North Carolina, Durham County and the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.
There’s a new sign atop the new building at 301 Hillsborough Street. Pendo, the Raleigh-headquartered technology unicorn, installed the company sign on the building this weekend.
Scientists at the UNC School of Medicine have reported in the journal JCI Insight encouraging early tests of a gene therapy strategy against Angelman syndrome, a neurodevelopmental disorder that features poor muscle control and balance, hard-to-treat epilepsy, and intellectual disabilities.