Topic

Venture Capital

7
Feb
2017

Join Me at BIO-Europe Spring Mar. 21 in Barcelona To Talk EU Entrepreneurship

I’ve never been to Barcelona, but they say nice things about the place. Frankly, I don’t know much about biotech startup culture there, but I intend to sponge up as much as I can about tech transfer, company creation, and some of the particular hornet nests that European entrepreneurs have to work through to create value in healthcare. Regular readers...
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30
Jun
2016

Pfizer, GSK, AbbVie Join $51.5M Bet on Computational Drug Discovery Shop, Morphic Therapeutic

Integrins were a big deal in the early days of biotech in the 1980s and 1990s. They looked like a promising class of receptors found on cells implicated in many diseases. Billion-dollar dreams were in the air. Then, thunderstruck by dangerous and surprising side effects, integrin-directed drugs were tossed in the trash. But integrin biology is making a comeback with...
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