March 25, 2014 – OTRADI is a nonprofit partially funded by the state and aimed at commercializing bioscience research. Who’s behind it: Oregon Translational Research and Development Institute (OTRADI). What they offer: The OTRADI Bioscience Incubator offers life science startups lab and office space and access to business and scientific experts.
Jan. 27, 2014 – Jennifer Fox was a researcher before she signed on as executive director of the Oregon Translational Research and Development Institute. She knows what research labs tend to look like — windowless facilities, often in basements.
Jan. 9, 2014 – I grabbed lunch with the executive directors of the state’s three signature research centers — Oregon BEST, OTRADI and ONAMI — and found out what each will be focused on in 2014.