WBBA Welcomes Twenty-four New Members
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13therapeutics is a drug development spinout from the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland. The company has a portfolio of anti-inflammatory peptides that have shown in vivo efficacy in a variety of inflammatory conditions. The lead compounds are being moved forward for topical (ear drops) treatment of Otitis Media, Noise Induced Hearing Loss and Age Related Hearing loss. These are billion dollar markets with no effective therapeutics.
Advanced Research Computers
Arc Inc. is a research and development company specializing in computer ergonomic products such as keyboards, laptops, mousepads, input devices.
Artemisia BioMedical, Inc.
Artemisia BioMedical is a privately held biotechnology company developing innovative artemisinin-based technologies invented at the University of Washington and Johns Hopkins University. We are advancing a broad portfolio of novel targeted therapeutics for cancer, diverse proliferative and inflammatory disorders, and infectious diseases. In addition to our artemisinin endoperoxide technology platform, we are using novel transferrin receptor-targeting molecules as a drug delivery platform for our therapeutics, and which may be suitable for selective delivery of other therapeutics or diagnostics. Our mission is the rational design, development and advancement of novel classes of therapeutics that will offer more highly selective, effective and safer treatment options for cancer, proliferative and inflammatory disorders, and infectious diseases. Artemisinin is the active ingredient isolated from the sweet wormwood plant (Artemisia annua L.). Artemisinin and its derivatives have been used as potent anti-malarial agents for over 30 years by millions of patients worldwide, are well-characterized, and have excellent therapeutic and safety profiles.
Cardiac Insight, Inc uses proprietary algorithms, IP and unique software toward ultra low cost commercialization of cardiac rhythm technologies developed in the Division of Cardiology at the University of Washington.
Home Consumer Medical Device company- Emergent Detection has created a patent-pending optical sensor technology that has a variety of applications within the health space. Our powerful sensor represents a revolution in size and cost, and is comparable to the technology found in large, expensive lab machines. We are currently developing the next generation of portable devices to empower people with accurate, personalized information about their body that was previously only available in a clinical laboratory setting.
Develop and distribute medical mobility devices- After spending 12 years designing and manufacturing some of the most innovative bicycles in the industry, we have spent the last several years designing and manufacturing medical mobility products for companies in both the USA and abroad.
We are now ready to introduce our own breakthrough mobility products to the market under the Forward Mobility brand name.
We control the design, testing and manufacturing of our products and look forward to introducing several additional innovative mobility products in the near future.
GlaxoSmithKline - one of the world's leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies - is committed to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. For further information please visit www.gsk.com.
Cardiology healthcare IT
Informed Biometry Corporation
The Picture of Health team works to make the world better by applying technology to human problems. We also try to have fun doing it. We’ve been a part of some of the most amazing innovations the world has ever seen. We’ve worked alongside inventors, investors, leaders in health, business, and government, people who committed to and delivered positive change at global scale. That’s what we’re after.
Labels That Talk
Soundpaper is the world’s most advanced two-dimensional (2D) barcode.
Soundpaper is an affordable, easy-to-use system that converts ordinary paper into an extraordinary talking label in seconds. Soundpaper is a patented technology developed by Labels That Talk (LTT). This amazing system records sound into a next generation barcode that is readable with an iPhone, Android phone and a variety of other scanners. Soundpaper is easy to create and print on many different kinds of printers, including the inkjet or laser printer you already own.
M3 Biotechnology, Inc.
Developing new drugs for unmet medical need based on WSU faculty discoveries
At Matrical, our mission is to become a leading supplier in the life-science research market through the development of innovative, quality products targeted for drug discovery and genomics applications. All products are cooperatively designed between our engineers and biochemists/biologists to ensure a reliable cost-effective solution that meets or exceeds our customers' expectations
Oncofactor is developing cancer therapeutics that disrupt signaling pathways between tumors and the immune system.
We are on a mission to detect, characterize and diagnose cancer at the earliest possible stage through a simple blood test. Our proprietary technology has the potential to become the standard of care for cancer detection and treatment monitoring. We have the opportunity to make a tremendous difference in health care while we grow a great company. We are looking for talented individuals to join us as we develop and advance this unique and enabling technology.
Tria Bioscience Corp.
Discovering and developing diagnostics, vaccines and immunotherpeutics for the detection and treatment of infectious diseases.
Applied Process Engineering Laboratory (APEL)
APEL is an Eastern Washington technology business startup center with engineering and manufacturing scale space, as well as wet labs, bio labs, and electronic laboratories. Prototypes or pilot plants can be tested and initial manufacturing conducted using APEL's utilities, services, and permits. APEL supplies process and hood-off gas connections, compressed air, vacuum, water, and power. APEL also has air & water discharge permits, and flammable storage permits.
Health Sciences & Services Authority
HSSA was established by the Washington legislature to promote bioscience-based economic development in Spokane County, and to advance new therapies and procedures to combat disease and to promote public health. The HSSA invests funds to create and support a nationally competitive health care cluster in Spokane County catalyzing connections between higher education and health care that lead to high wage jobs, long-term sustainability, and economic diversification. HSSA funds the very best projects through a competitive, well-monitored and accountable process.
Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington
Export Finance Assistance Center of Washington (EFACW) was created by the Washington State legislature in 1983 to provide export finance counseling assistance to small- and medium-sized exporters or prospective Washington-based exporters.
Global Washington is a broad-based membership association that promotes and supports the global development sector in the state of Washington. Composed of non-profit organizations, foundations, businesses, government and academic institutions, our members work collectively to build a more equitable and prosperous world. Global Washington convenes members to generate new opportunities for growth, strengthens member organizations to increase their impact, and advocates across key global development issues at the local, national, and global level.
Arkitek Studios Inc.
Arkitek Studios Inc. is a visual information design group, providing cutting edge high-end 3D animation and interactive multimedia to the biotech industry. ASI builds accurate, informative and dynamic presentations that engage your audience. We design solutions for all environments: speaker support, conferences, trade shows, IPO's, road shows, investor relations, sales and marketing programs. ASI excels at providing a branded, identifiable presence for you across the spectrum of media in use today. Science once existed only in universities and government labs. But it’s big business now. The people you need to reach are different, and getting your message across is crucial. Our strength lies in the being hybrids we bridge the divide between scientists and the rest of the world. Visual communications for science and technology.
MedQ Systems is a professional firm specializing in consulting, interim management, and education services for the biomedical technology industry.
We help biomedical technology companies improve operating performance, reduce time-to-market, and resolve FDA/regulatory compliance issues. We add value to your business.
Christopher H. Porter, Ph.D. is the Principal of Medical Genesis, a consulting company he founded in 1992.
Oracle Health Sciences
Oracle Health Sciences helps pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies—as well as integrated delivery networks and healthcare organizations—to discover, develop, and market innovative products and services that prevent and cure disease, enhance quality of life, and meet shareholder expectations.
Patheon is a leading contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO)with a 37 year history providing services to the pharmaceutical and biotech industry. Our capabiltiies include product formulation, clinical manufacturing, analytical development, clinical packaging and commerical manufacturing. We have capabilities with over 40 different dosage forms, e.g. oral solids, controlled release, liquids & topicals and injectables (liquid lyo and pre-filled syringe). Patheon has 15 facilities located in North America and Europe and we supply the global market. Our quality record is one of the best in the industry.
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