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Oregon State University Wins Grant for Textile Manufacturing Innovation

The Walmart Foundation and the U.S. Conference of Mayors today announced Oregon State University as one of this year’s U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund grant recipients for the school’s innovation in improving textile weaving efficiency. Oregon…

Inpria Named a Finalist for OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards

Inpria Named a Finalist for OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards

The Oregon Entrepreneurs Network (OEN) is pleased to announce 12 finalists—from a record number of 67 nominees—for the 2014 OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards. The OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards honors the skill, and the…

Inpria raises another $1.5 million from OAF

Inpria raises another $1.5 million from OAF

Inpria, one of the first of now 40 ONAMI Gap Fund startup companies, has just announced that it's raised $1.45 million from the Oregon Angel Fund. OAF is a collection of local investors backing early-stage…

Entreprenuer Profiles

The 8 Best Cities for Young Entrepreneurs

Article by Ben Johnson via Fundera Ledger Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs. What do these three entrepreneurs have in common? They all started their business before the age of 25! There’s never been a…

OSU Professor Develops Drug to Treat Ebola

OSU Professor Develops Drug to Treat Ebola

A drug developed by an Oregon State University scientist may be used to treat patients infected with the Ebola virus. The drug, manufactured by Sarepta Therapeutics in Cambridge, Mass., had promising results in clinical trials…

Heathcare-BioTech

BioScience Drives Growth in Benton County

The scope of Oregon's bioscience industry includes research and development, and the manufacturing and sales of medical instruments and devices; medical diagnostics; human and animal therapeutics; pharmaceutical intermediates and processes; food and agricultural products; reagents and services based on biotechnology; and computer systems and software for managing health care technology and services. The largest industry subgroups include medical devices, sponsored life science research, diagnostics, research services and equipment, biotechnology and biological product manufacturing. The strongest BioScience sectors in Corvallis-Benton county are:
  • Pharma
  • Bio Tech
  • Healthcare
Benton County Companies in BioScience
  • HD+ (Home Dialysis +)
  • BerriHealth
  • Sarepta Therapeutics Corvallis
  • Amerit Consulting
  • AVI bio-pharma
  • Gene Tools
  • Siga
  • Tec Labs (Albany)
Additional Resources and Research and Training Centers include:
  • College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific and COMP-Northwest
  • Linus Pauling Institute at Oregon State university
  • OTRADI is an Oregon Signature Research Center that facilitates scientific collaboration and the commercialization of new bioscience discoveries.