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Lab Products Needed for New $160M Building at OHSU

Posted by BCI Staff on Fri, Jul 15, 2016

Oregon Health and Science University broke ground last month on a $160M new research building. The 320,000 square foot building, which will house 600 life scientists, has an expected completion date of 2018.


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The construction of this new building will include:

- Hubs for researcher discussions

- Core facilities and shared equipment

- Wet and dry labs

- Conference center

- Administrative offices 

Learn more about this new building:



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Other Key Facts about Oregon Health & Science University: 

  • 2014 Life Science R & D Expenditures: 44th Ranked = $286,399,000 
  • 2015 NIH Funding: $197,474,824 
  • Oregon Health and Science University has 1,158 principal investigators working on 2,897 research projects. 
  • A stipulation made by Phil Knight as a part of his $500 million challenge grant has been met by Oregon Health and Sciences University. Having raised its own $500 million in less than two years, OHSU now has $1 billion to dedicate towards a project focused on early detection of lethal cancers. 
  • Oregon Health & Science University will receive $6.3 million over five years to fund projects in neuroscience laboratories on campus. 
  • A $3 million award from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will aid OHSU research efforts on discovering a viable tuberculosis vaccine.  
  • The NIH awarded OHSU a three year, $1.8 million grant to target research surrounding undiagnosed diseases. 
  • Oregon Health and Sciences Institution received a two year, $1.1 million grant for its novel research on the biology of Alzheimer's disease. 

Showcasing exhibitor products at this brand new facility will allow the creation of relationships with new personnel and long-term working relationships with the facility.


Oregon Health & Science University BioResearch Product Faire™ Event – 8/18/16


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Attending this event will allow exhibitors to introduce their research products and services to 150 researchers actively seeking the latest technologies and equipment.  There are only 8 spaces left at this event, so call Biotechnology Calendar, Inc. today to register and get products into the hands of Oregon researchers.

For vendors looking to exhibit at OHSU:

Learn More About the Portland Event

For Researchers interested in attending:

 Researchers: Attend  OHSU Event

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