From The Lab To The Shelf: NYC TechConnect Event Helps Give An Entrepreneurial Boost To The Sciences

view full story

http://techcrunch.com – As funding dwindles across the life sciences industry, researchers at major universities are increasingly adopting the entrepreneurial models forged by the tech world. With help from groups like NYC TechConnect, scientists are taking their inventions and discoveries out of the lab and into the free market. Nowhere was this trend more evident than today at the NYC Emerging Technologies Summit, where 20 researchers from the top institutes in New York presented their most exciting, most marketable research. Unlike a traditional scientific conference, this event, which took place at Memorial Sloan (IT news)