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Portland Business Journal: NIH grant propels PSU biotech spinoff to clinical trial

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DesignMedix Inc., a Portland-based biotech company that is developing a cure for malaria, announced this week that it had secured key support from the National Institutes of Health for an early phase clinical trial.

DesignMedix’s malaria drug to enter clinical trials with support from NIH

DesignMedix Inc., a drug development company targeting drug resistant infectious diseases, has entered into an agreement with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that will pave the way for first-in-human clinical trials of DesignMedix’s malaria drug DM1157.

PSU looks to educate South Korean Entrepreneurs

South Korean university students explore entrepreneurship at the Portland State Business Accelerator.

Elevating Impact Summit

Join a full-day Summit with speakers, performers and interactive experiences to celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation for positive social, environmental, and economic impact.

Portland Business Journal: Portland wearables maker, OHSU awarded $4.6M in grants

Editor's note: APDM was co-founded by Portland State University engineering professor James McNames. The company is housed in the PSU Busness Accelerator. 

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Exclusive: Portland wearables maker, OHSU awarded $4.6M in grants

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PSU Cleantech Challenge Demo Day

The PSU Cleantech Challenge is an exciting competition for campus cleantech innovators and entrepreneurs from across the state. Undergraduates, graduates, postdocs and faculty from Oregon colleges and community colleges are invited to compete for $50,000 in grants and prizes.

PSU startup teams collectively win $10,000 in seed funds

Congratulations to student-led startups Transflection, Plantalytics, and Clean Feed who collectively won $10,000 in seed funds pitching their business ideas at the 3rd annual PSU Pitchfest on June 8, 2016.