Posts Tagged ‘technology’

National SBIR/STTR conference comes to Portland, Nov. 13-15

The Micro-enterprise Inventors Program of Oregon (MIPO) and the Oregon Small Business Development Center Network (OSBDC) will host the 2012 National Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Conference at the Doubletree Hotel Lloyd Center in Portland from November 13 to 15. This conference will provide critical information to researchers and small businesses competing for SBIR/STTR grants and contracts, which amount to approximately $2.5 billion annually.  SBIR and STTR are competitive federal government programs … Read More

Mouse model developed at OHSU leads to breakthrough in malaria research

In 2007, OHSU’s Markus Grompe, M.D., and collaborators, developed an animal model for studying a human-specific parasite that causes malaria. Just recently, this mouse model was used by investigators at Seattle Biomedical Research Institute to gain a better understanding of how proteins are expressed in the liver during infection. Their research was published online in the Journal of Clinical Investigation. The technology was licensed to Yecuris Corporation back in 2007, a biotech company founded by … Read More

Brain-Computer Interface seminar and hands-on workshop, Sept. 11

Join Dr. Melanie Fried-Oken, professor of neurology, pediatrics, and biomedical engineering, for the Brain-Computer Interface symposium at the Center for Health & Healing on September 11, 2012. Dr. Fried-Oken’s NIH-funded research team is sponsoring the event. Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) technology is a fascinating field of neuroscience that has seen tremendous advances in recent years. Simply put, BCI technology provides a direct communication link between the brain and an external device that has the ability to detect, analyze, and classify changes in … Read More

Funding Focus: Working with Industry, Sept. 13

Join us for a brown bag workshop about Working with Industry on Thursday, September 13 from 12 to 1 p.m. in Mackenzie Hall 2201. Andrew Watson, Ph.D., from Technology Transfer and Business Development will be speaking about working with small businesses through SBIR/STTR programs, getting industry-sponsored research agreements, presenting your research in a way that’s appealing to industry sponsors, and more. This presentation is one of a series of workshops that Research Funding and Development … Read More

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Intensive at Portland State, Aug. 7-8

Do you have a product, technology or other business idea that you’re exploring? Consider signing up for the Lab2Market Entrepreneurship Intensive at Portland State, which is designed to help aspiring entrepreneurs and innovators develop their value propositions and create their investor pitches. Lab2Market is open to PSU faculty, students, staff and alumni along with those interested from OHSU, Oregon State, University of Oregon, University of Portland, OregonBEST, OTRADI and ONAMI and other innovation-focused organizations. Space is … Read More

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