Unlikely Matchmaker For Young Biotechs
NCI’s small-business program moves beyond its typical grants to help companies find partner;
Standing in front of a group of biotech entrepreneurs the day before an investor forum at Stanford University earlier this month, Michael Weingarten was like a teacher gently prodding his students before a big exam. He asked over and again if everyone had what they needed to be ready for the next day. Did people have their schedules of one-on-one meetings? Were they happy with the meetings they had secured? How could he or his colleagues help?