Ocean State Angels (OSA) brings together executives, scientists, investment professionals, physicians, engineers and entrepreneurs from the life science products and services sectors who have a passion and vested interest in fostering the growth of the life science industry and the overall economy in Rhode Island.  Ocean State Angels intends to provide seed and early stage funding and mentoring for life science companies with the goal of helping them to advance towards later-round venture-backed funding and ultimately a successful business and/or exit.