Digging Deep into the Relationship of Research and Healthcare Investing

I enjoyed reading Regis Kelly’s insightful discussions about the state of academic research, and the September 14 blog post in Xconomy, The Social Contract of Science, was no exception. As the director of the California Institute for Quantitative Biosciences, the QB3 Institute, Regis enjoys a close and intimate perspective on academic research and its relation to the broader communities of government, business and society at large. I would like to broaden the conversation to . . .
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Will the Stem Cell Ruling Affect Venture Capital Investing?

September 1, 2010 source: xconomy Brad Webb, Venture Partner at Claremont Creek Ventures, was featured today on the xcononomy website discussing the implications for venture investment of the recent judicial ruling regarding federal funding for stem cell research. Last week’s federal district court ruling ordering an immediate halt in federal funding for stem cell research has thrown academic research circles into a state of confusion. This has caught the attention of the VC community, . . .
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