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How does venture capital operate in medical innovation?

How does venture capital operate in medical innovation?

  Biowebspin, August 30th, 2016 How does venture capital operate in medical innovation? by Lehoux P, Miller FA, Daudelin G in BMJ Innovations, 2016 While health policy scholars wish to encourage the creation of technologies that bring more value to healthcare, they may not fully understand the mandate of venture capitalists and how they operate. This paper aims to clarify how venture capital opera... »

Donata Mauricaité is speaking about Life Sciences Baltics – september 14-15, 2016, vilnius, lithuania

Donata Mauricaité is speaking about Life Sciences Baltics – september 14-15, 2016, vilnius, lithuania

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Biotech spin-off business models for the internationalization strategy

Biotech spin-off business models for the internationalization strategy

  Biowebspin, August 25th, 2016 Biotech spin-off business models for the internationalization strategy by Anna Białek-Jaworska, Renata Gabryelczyk, in Baltic Journal of Management, 2016 The purpose of this paper is to identify the business model components and related attributes of biotech spin-offs activity that are key to the implementation of the internationalization strategy.   See the article... »

Open data in drug discovery and development: lessons from malaria

Open data in drug discovery and development: lessons from malaria

  Biowebspin, August 18th, 2016 Open data in drug discovery and development: lessons from malaria by Timothy N. C. Wells, Paul Willis, Jeremy N. Burrows and Rob Hooft van Huijsduijnen in Nature Reviews, 2016 There is a growing consensus that drug discovery thrives in an open environment. Here, we describe how the malaria community has embraced four levels of open data — open science, open innovati... »

Crowdsourcing and curation: perspectives from biology and natural language processing

Crowdsourcing and curation: perspectives from biology and natural language processing

  Biowebspin, August 15th, 2016 Crowdsourcing and curation: perspectives from biology and natural language processing by Lynette Hirschman, Karen Fort, Stéphanie Boué, Nikos Kyrpides, Rezarta Islamaj Dogan and Kevin Bretonnel Cohen in Database, 2016 Crowdsourcing is increasingly utilized for performing tasks in both natural language processing and biocuration. Although there have been many applica... »

Evolving from academic to academic entrepreneur: overcoming barriers to scientific progress and finance

Evolving from academic to academic entrepreneur: overcoming barriers to scientific progress and finance

  Biowebspin, August 08th, 2016 Evolving from academic to academic entrepreneur: overcoming barriers to scientific progress and finance by Andrew D Miller, in Future Medicinal Chemistry, 2016 The overall goal of my career as an academic chemist has always been the design and creation of advanced therapeutics and diagnostics that address unmet medical need in the management of chronic diseases. Rea... »

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Disruptive Innovation and Transformation of the Drug Discovery and Development Enterprise

  Biowebspin, August 5th, 2016 Disruptive Innovation and Transformation of the Drug Discovery and Development Enterprise by Bernard H. Munos, M.B.A., M.S., Senior Fellow, FasterCures, and John J. Orloff, M.D., 2016 Declining or stagnant research and development (R&D) productivity has led many observers to argue that the current paradigm for drug discovery and development requires disruptive in... »

Telemedicine Start-ups Promise To Transform Health Care.

Telemedicine Start-ups Promise To Transform Health Care.

  Biowebspin, August 1st, 2016 Telemedicine Start-ups Promise To Transform Health Care. by Thomas Morrow in Managed care, 2016 For the most part, the technology highlighted in Tomorrow’s Medicine is used in a small segment of the population faced with a specific condition for which that technology had an impact. This month is different, as I review what is likely to become a structural change to t... »