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One of Ohio State University’s most prolific inventors, with six active commercial licenses from her work in livestock vaccines, believes bringing innovation to the market is part of her job as a scientist. Linda Saif, a Wooster-based professor in both OSU’s College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and its College of Veterinary Medicine, has isolated strains of viruses and antibodies that counteract them, contributing to a safer and more

Ohio State University spinoff Simple-Fill Inc., working toward developing production models of low-cost, low-maintenance natural gas compressors, has raised $420,000 of a potential $450,000 round, according to a regulatory filing. CEO Rob Underhill said he could not comment on the still-open round. Founders typically do not comment until a private round is closed to avoid incurring extra Securities and Exchange Commission requirements of a public offering. There are six investors

Written by: Carrie Ghose Staff Reporter Columbus Business First Ohio State University doesn’t quite have one-tenth the technology licensing income of perennial state leader Cleveland Clinic – but the school beats the hospital giant in an important measure of future success. Ohio State had 11 spinoff companies in fiscal 2015 (and five that shut down) that led to a total of 46 operating spinoffs, just beating Cleveland Clinic’s 44 for

Written by: Carrie Ghose Staff reporter Columbus Business First The Big Ten has a new technology licensing champion. Diehard Ohio State University fans aren’t gonna like it. The University of Michigan reported $78.8 million in fiscal 2015 royalties and other income from licensing technology from its researchers, more than quadrupling the prior year’s income. It sold up-front royalties on a drug for a genetic disease for $65.6 million in November 2014, a few months