Oregon Bio has been awarded a $2.1M Future Ready Oregon Workforce Ready Grant from the Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC). These funds, part of the Workforce Ready Innovation in Workforce
The 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) modified Section 174 of the US tax code, so starting in 2022, businesses could no longer deduct research and experimentation expenses in
The Oregon Bioscience Association and Twist Bioscience recently hosted Oregon state legislators, and other elected officials and members of their staff on a VIP tour of Twist’s new 100,000-square-foot factory in
By Dianne Danowski Smith, APR, Consultant Four industry leaders convened in a panel to kick off the Oregon Bioscience Association’s Biotech Summit 2023, held for the first time at Twist
Oregon’s 2023 Legislative Session adjourned on June 25, 2023, wrapping up one of the most dynamic and dramatic sessions in recent history. In January, the session commenced with swearing in
The 2023 Oregon Legislative Session commenced this month with the swearing-in of a new Governor, a new Senate President, and almost 30 new Legislators across both chambers. Oregon Bio is
Oregon Bioscience Association released its new economic impact report (posted here) at which points to continued robust growth during the pandemic, with combined economic impacts far outpacing Oregon’s overall economy.