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BioCurious: Bio-hacker space cofounder on funding and regulatory issues

BioCurious is a Silicon Valley bio-hacker space with a dual mission: community education and work with entrepreneurs. Cofounder Raymond McCauley, who is also chair of biotechnology at Singularity University, said BioCurious provides lab space, equipment and a community for entrepreneurs.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on April 09, 2013
Category:  Creation 
eMed's 6 to follow in entrepreneurship

Here's the next in our series of people for entrepreneurs to follow on twitter. Join the conversation.

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Chris Seper
on April 5, 2013
Category:  Creation 
New eMed research report: C3N, a collaborative chronic care network

A collaborative chronic care network based at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center links entrepreneurs with doctors, patients, families, researchers, and other stakeholders. C3N, funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, is meant to improve health outcomes for large populations, accelerate the pace of learning, and increase the speed of innovation – all while reducing healthcare costs.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on April 04, 2013
Category:  Execution 
Dominique's Desk: Navigating the fundraising process

The most frequent question I get asked from entrepreneurs is “Where can I find dollars”?  Assuming that they have done the work, the best I can do to help is to share the stories of entrepreneurs that have recently succeeded in raising funds in today’s tough environment.

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Dominique Pahud
on April 04, 2013
Category:  Creation 
Weekly Wisdom from Kauffman: The role of academia in drug development

A Kauffman Foundation town hall meeting explored how the government, nonprofits and academic institutions could help enhance drug development and bring more effective drugs to market.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on April 04, 2013
Category:  Creation 
New eMed white paper: Funding Sources for Life Science Startups

eMed has published the first in a series of white papers focused on issues key to life science and digital health entrepreneurs. The first white paper, Funding Sources for Life Science Startups, offers countless ideas on how to raise capital for a healthcare product: from a drug or device to the emerging health IT and mobile health segments.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on April 03, 2013
Category:  Creation 
LUMO: Co-founder shares tips on seeking feedback and using networks

LUMOback is the first product by LUMO, a Palo Alto-based company founded by three entrepreneurs – including one who suffered back problems for years. Charles Wang, co-founder and CMO, shared what he’s learned since the company’s launch in 2011 and the product’s release last year.

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Christina Hernandez Sherwood
on April 02, 2013
Category:  Ideation  Creation