OHSU Startup Companies OHSU Technology Transfer has assisted in the launch of a number of companies based on OHSU research and technologies. Read more about each company and how they’re impacting the community with their OHSU-based innovations. Acute Innovations provides implants and instruments for chest wall stabilization surgical procedures. Products are sold globally and include RibLoc(R) Rib Fracture Plating, RibLoc(R) U Plus Chest Wall Plating System, BioBridge(R) Chest Wall Reconstruction Plate, and AcuTie(R) Sternum Closure System. Advanced PsychSystems provides software to facilitate delivery of personalized behavioral health care. AMES Technology Inc. has developed and is bringing to market a new non-invasive, patented technology which has been shown in clinical trials to reduce impairment and improve function in highly disabled stroke patients and incomplete spinal cord injured patients. APDM Wearable Technologies, a translational research company focused on discovering reliable & sensitive endpoints of disease progression in neurological & chronic conditions by quantifying human movement with wearable sensors. Aronora, Inc. is a translational biotechnology company that is developing safe proprietary antithrombotic (“blood-thinning”) biological drugs. Artielle Immunotherapeutics, Inc. is developing a novel, first-in-class platform of biological molecules to treat inflammatory and degenerative diseases. BioSpeech, Inc. is creating speech technology based software solutions for people with language, speech, hearing, breathing problems. CBDS Health, Inc. is a complete solution for the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) with early application focus in research, clinical trials and precision medicine. Ceremod, Inc. is an Oregon research and development company focused on implantable deep brain stimulation (DBS) devices to treat a variety of medical conditions. Ceremod's focus is to develop DBS as a treatment of severe obesity. Convergent Genomics transforms cancer care through clear and actionable insights. Cylerus, Inc. develops implantable, sirolimus-eluting cuff and reservoir systems to solve the clinical problem of vascular graft failure. CytoImage Dx develops imaging diagnostics for drug screening and personalized detection of disease. Fennec Pharmaceuticals is a small stage biotechnology company focused on the development of PEDMARKTM (a unique formulation of Sodium Thiosulfate) for the prevention of ototoxicity from cisplatin in pediatric patients. First Ascent Biomedical develops personalized cancer treatment plans for individuals based on the biology of their tumor and the response to multi-drug combinations. Genefac, Inc. is a Mass Transcription Factor analysis company. GoBiquity, Inc. provides innovative mobile technology and diagnostics bringing actionable specialty testing to primary care, so physicians can be more effective and efficient at providing preventative care and early detection for their patients. MolecularMD Corp. develops and commercializes specialty molecular diagnostics for oncology applications. Its tests are designed to allow appropriate selection, monitoring and management of patients treated with molecularly-targeted cancer therapies. Najit Technologies, Inc. utilizes a novel oxidation-based vaccine production system, HydroVax™, that results in superior vaccine formulations for infectious disease as compared to conventional methods. NervGen is restoring life's potential by creating innovative solutions for the treatment of nerve damage. NeuraMedica focuses on the development of a novel, bioabsorbable surgical clip for durotomy closure. NeuroVia, Inc. provides small molecule therapeutics for the treatment of neurologic disorders. NwETA provides superior training and assessment/testing products that we developed and tested extensively in NIH- and CDC-supported research grants. Nzumbe, Inc. provides research services to solve the needs of pharmaceutical companies and accelerate the development of breakthrough therapies in challenging diseases such as cancer and psychiatric disease. Nzumbe's focus is on preventing and reversing the epigenetic causes of disease. OmnEcoil operates in the Surgical and Medical Instruments business. Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity. QuantiPort provides objective blood volume information to physicians. ServerDome develops new self-sustained data storage center designed to eliminate maintenance and reduce energy footprint. The SimHealth Group, is a full service simulation facility design, instructor training, program assessment, development, and implementation group. Spoonbill Foundation discovers, develops, and delivers therapeutics for PKAN and all NBIA disorders in partnership with the NBIA community, as swiftly as possible and at the lowest cost. SurgiVance Inc. provides advanced imaging for surgical guidance. UbiVac is a clinical stage biotechnology company engaged in the research and development of therapeutic vaccines to combat cancer. Vir integrates diverse innovations in science, technology, and medicine to transform the care of people with serious infectious diseases. Virogenomics Biodevelopment, Inc. partners with inventors of early pre-clinical stage technologies in order to evaluate and develop commercial products. Virogenomics works closely with inventors until the technology becomes attractive to larger investment. ViTi, Inc. works to improve T cell diagnostic technology. The company is currently developing diagnostic technologies for infectious diseases with a focus on tuberculosis. Yecuris, Inc. is a biotechnology company focused on the utilization of humanized model systems for pre-clinical drug development and human disease modeling.