BIOBASH FEBRUARY 4th

Last update on March 28, 2014.

BIOBASH FEBRUARY 4th

Come and meet ADVentura Mentor Nick Knowles. Find out what our mentors can do for your company. Our mission is to take you global!

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Innovation Nation?

Last update on Aug. 7, 2013.

So, is it just coincidence that in the last 3 weeks I have seen probably the BEST technology start-ups and growth stage companies in my 8 years in Barcelona?

Could it be that the hype is true? I certainly think so. A few personal observations: I have attended or organized a total of around 30 investment forums in Spain over the past year or so. Very few have been truly international and by that I mean delivered in English, and with international investors. This is a great pity, because it means that the entrepreneur is not prepared for real life ...

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BIOPULSE

Last update on Aug. 7, 2013.

US BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH SPENDING is in danger of dropping, as this excellent article outlines. Almost all major commercial innovations have been linked to university work. Strong universities have spawned clusters of technology companies across the world. For the US, who has a commitment to excellence in research, to fall behind for spurious reasons would unwind its technological competitiveness. Politicization of science is threatening this important world leadership position. 4-8

COUNTERFEIT MEDICINES CYNICALLY TARGET THE SICK. High-priced drugs such as cancer medicines are popular among counterfeiters. In some countries around the world, these fake meds are a significant portion of available ...

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BIORHYTHM......

Last update on Aug. 7, 2013.

A FAMOUS AUTHOR BELIEVES THAT BIOTECH WILL DOMINATE THE GLOBE BY LIFE EXTENSIONS. I remain skeptical if this is worthy of pursuit, even if attainable. The betterment of health and QOL is more important. Ultimately, age wears out body systems. Many of them. Trees drop leaves in autumn because it is easier to remake than to repair. Are we to repair all the worn out systems? Or just a few. As I watch my 25 year old cat struggle with the infirmities of age, I am concluding a peaceful exit is more noble. Rather, stop children dying in the streets ...

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