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Jun 15th, 2018 ONAMI-supported technology gains $600M to advance immunotherapyOHSU spinout, ONAMI gap fund portfolio company, and OTRADI Bioscience Incubator tenant Tomegavax is now part of San Francisco-based Vir Technologies, backed by $600M in investment from the Gates Foundation, Arch Venture Partners and Softbank. The company is continuing its technology development in Portland. ... Read More >>

Jun 1st, 2018 Agility Robotics Named Startup of the YearThe Portland Business Journal honored ONAMI portfolio company Agility Robotics (Albany, Oregon) as the Startup of the Year at its Innovative Startups reception on May 31, 2018. ... Read More >>

May 9th, 2018 Northwest Medical Isotopes Gains NRC ApprovalONAMI portfolio company Northwest Medical Isotopes took a big step forward this week when it won approval from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission to build a processing plant for radioactive medical isotopes. ... Read More >>

Mar 22nd, 2018 Agility Robotics Secures $8M Series A Funding to Enable Robotic Legged Locomotion in the Real WorldONAMI portfolio company Agility Robotics of Albany, Oregon has raised $8M in series A financing from an all-star list of investors with deep expertise in robotics: Playground Global of Silicon Valley, Sony Corporation of Japan, and returning investor Robotics Hub - a fund spun out of the National Robotics Engineering Center at Carnegie Mellon University. ... Read More >>

Jan 11th, 2018 Onboard Dynamics Launches Mobile Natural Gas Compressor, Strategic AllianceONAMI portfolio company Onboard Dynamics Announces Launch of Mobile Natural Gas Compressor and Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Linamar Corporation Volume commercial production of new GoFloTM CNG-80 compressor planned for 2018 . ... Read More >>

Dec 13th, 2017 Energy Storage Systems raises $13M Series B, plans Wilsonville factory automationONAMI gap fund portfolio company Energy Storage Systems, Inc. (ESS) has closed a $13M series B capital round led by BASF and will use proceeds of raise to expand production and automation at their Wilsonville, OR factory. ... Read More >>

Jul 20th, 2017 Free webinar series for science-based startups and entrepreneursIf you’re a science-based startup or entrepreneur and you’d like to know how to find customers, leverage your intellectual property, organize the company, or locate funding ... Read More >>

Jul 11th, 2017 Inpria raises $23.5 Million in Series B Funding Led by Samsung VenturesONAMI gap fund company Inpria, a pioneer in high-resolution metal oxide photoresists for extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV), today announced that it has secured $23.5 million in Series B funding from a stellar syndicate representing leading players from across the semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem. ... Read More >>

Apr 5th, 2017 New approach to fight solid tumorsONAMI gap fund company Cascade Prodrug and researchers at Oregon State University have developed a new cancer-drug delivery system capable of exploiting the oxygen-poor areas of solid tumors that make the growths resistant to standard chemotherapy and ... Read More >>

Mar 27th, 2017 OSU Robotics and spinout Agility RoboticsOSU Robotics and spinout Agility Robotics, now part of the ONAMI gap portfolio, gain worldwide publicity following the unveiling of their next-generation in a revolutionary line of bi-pedal robot platforms. ... Read More >>

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