Recording of “Technology Transfer in the 21st Century” webcast available

John Steuart

John Steuart was a panelist at The Deal’s webcast audio seminar:

Technology Transfer in the 21st Century, on May 12, 2011

(also participating as a panelist – Jeff Jensen, CEO, Fluxion Biosciences Inc. a Claremont Creek Ventures portfolio company)

A recording of the seminar is now available to play online or download through 8/12/2011.

Click here to access the recording. The slides from the webcast are . . .
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Claremont Creek Ventures portfolio company AssureRx featured in WSJ article

May 11, 2011 source: Wall Street Journal Health Blog

Public Education and Gene Testing to Improve Medication Adherence

There are tons of reasons why people don’t take the medications they’ve been prescribed, including side effects, cost and complicated drug regimens.

A couple of different approaches to improving adherence are in the news today. The first is Script Your Future, a multi-year public-education campaign spearheaded by the National Consumers League and supported by health-industry companies, . . .
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Cinco de Mayo

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Claremont Creek Ventures annual Cinco de Mayo party

What an open house it was! On Wednesday night May 4 Claremont Creek Ventures held our sixth annual Cinco De Mayo party at our offices in Oakland which we generally hold close to but not necessarily on May 5.

The specialty of the house were the strawberry margaritas, but many of the almost 300 people who attended also enjoyed the wine tasting managed by Anais Glavin as . . .
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BrightSource IPO Could Spark Clean-Tech ‘Gold Rush’

Nat Goldhaber, managing director of Claremont Creek Ventures in Oakland, said a monster showing by BrightSource could spark a “Google effect” that leaves investors as enthusiastic about pioneering energy firms as they have been about information technology.

May 3, 2011 source: New York Times

BrightSource Energy Inc.’s plan to go public this year could spur a wave of clean technology startups looking to follow suit if investors flock to the solar developer in large . . .
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