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Duke researcher uses crowdfunding to raise money for fern genome project - Durham Herald Sun

Duke researcher uses crowdfunding to raise money for fern genome project Durham Herald Sun Through a crowdfunding campaign on the website Experiment, Pryer was able to get backing from a plant-loving high school student, a science-fiction writer...
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Healthcare startups are finding alternative funding and support models - MedCity News

Healthcare startups are finding alternative funding and support models - MedCity News | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Healthcare startups are finding alternative funding and support models MedCity News Makowka There's a panoply of alternative funding streams for healthcare startups out there – fledgling companies are seeking out avenues like prepaid revenue...
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Rockethub, crowdfunding platform for science - KWS Forum

Rockethub, crowdfunding platform for science - KWS Forum | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
This Crowdfunding platform is different by enabling you to get in on the research game. RocketHub is an online platform that balances typical/questionable business ideas with more high-minded pursuits.
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Does crowdfunding work in biotech?

Does crowdfunding work in biotech? | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Online fundraising has helped bring movies, comic books and even medical devices to reality, and a new study says the method could be beneficial for drug developers at the earliest of stages. (Does crowdfunding work in biotech?
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Crowdfunding And Intellectual Property: Tips From An Entrepreneurial Attorney

Crowdfunding And Intellectual Property: Tips From An Entrepreneurial Attorney | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Crowdfunding can be a great part of your companies arsenal for raising public funds, but this interview points out the absolute importance of identifying and protecting your intellectual property before you share your ideas with the world.
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Scientists turn to public to help pay for research

Scientists turn to public to help pay for research | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
In over three decades of studying ferns, Duke University professor Kathleen Pryer has received her share of grant money. But for her newest project, she’s getting help from a retired nurse in Canada and a 17-year-old in Arkansas.
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Pondering the disruption of crowdfunding: It's not a panacea ...

Pondering the disruption of crowdfunding: It's not a panacea ... | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Yet, indiscriminately choosing crowdfunding (or any other sort of funding) without consideration of which funding strategy is best can really hurt your cause, causing groups to shift their mission. So let's think about the science ...
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Academics Turn to Crowdfunding as Research Money Dries Up - Valley News

Academics Turn to Crowdfunding as Research Money Dries Up - Valley News | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Academics Turn to Crowdfunding as Research Money Dries Up
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But “science has yet to gain (such) status,” said Jeanne Garbarino, director of science outreach at Rockefeller University in New York, who has used crowdfunding.
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Crowdfunding science: the search for public interest in research - Tech Times

Crowdfunding science: the search for public interest in research - Tech Times | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Tech Times Crowdfunding science: the search for public interest in research Tech Times While other crowdfunding projects often make the news for raising astounding amounts of money-namely entertainment projects-there seems to be a platform, albeit...
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Crowdfunding offers hope to MS patients seeking CCSVI Treatment ...

Crowdfunding offers hope to MS patients seeking CCSVI Treatment ... | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
More and more patients who need medical treatment that are either un-insured, under insured or choose to seek quality healthcare abroad because o the availability of treatments are using the different online crowdfunding ...
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Drug researchers turn to crowdfunding as 'lean times call for creative measures' - National Post

Drug researchers turn to crowdfunding as 'lean times call for creative measures' - National Post | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
National Post Drug researchers turn to crowdfunding as 'lean times call for creative measures' National Post So the scientists are harnessing an Internet-age tactic and taking their appeal to the people, launching a crowdfunding campaign they hope...
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The CEO’s Essential Tools for Managing an Accredited Investor Crowdfunding Project

The CEO’s Essential Tools for Managing an Accredited Investor Crowdfunding Project | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Thomas Vass, owner and manager of The Private Capital Market, a fee-based subscription crowdfunding site, writes in to discuss the tools and processes that a CEO needs to know before, during, and after an accredited investor crowdfunding raise.
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UC Berkeley is Hiring a Program Manager for CrowdFunding

CrowdFundBeat Job Post Crowdfunding Project Manager (Contract position) Direct Response Marketing, Annual ProgramsUniversity Relations UC Berkeley (UC Berkeley is Hiring a Program Manager for CrowdFunding #crowdsourcing #innovation
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Medical Researchers Turn to Crowdfunding to Kickstart Novel Studies - MainStreet

Many medical researchers with ideas not tied to a drug backed by the pharmaceutical industry often find themselves without funding; patience, too, find themselves without hope. That is, until recently with the emergence of crowdfunding.
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Study Backs Crowdfunding For Medical Research

Study Backs Crowdfunding For Medical Research | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
http://t.co/0FihGlGNrh Crowd funding for medical research, another way patients are taking control of their own healthcare #healthcare
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Can Crowdfunding Jumpstart Early Stage Drug Research? - Pharmalot - WSJ

Can Crowdfunding Jumpstart Early Stage Drug Research? - Pharmalot - WSJ | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Movie stars and musicians have used crowd funding to finance projects. So have any number of start-up businesses and non-profit organizations.
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Weekly Poll #2: What do you see as the most viable alternative pre-revenue financing option? | Biotech and Money

Weekly Poll #2: What do you see as the most viable alternative pre-revenue financing option? | Biotech and Money | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
This is the second of 4 weekly Polls hosted throughout... (Can #crowdfunding establish itself as a viable source of #finance in the #biotech sector?
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Episode 013: Crowdfunding Science Projects with Cindy Wu (Y Combinator Alum)

Episode 013: Crowdfunding Science Projects with Cindy Wu (Y Combinator Alum) | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Cindy Wu was an undergraduate student at the University of Washington when
she hit on a new way to reengineer an enzyme treatment for anthrax bacteria
using a videogame.
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Scientists Turn To Internet Crowdfunding To Fund Research Projects

Scientists Turn To Internet Crowdfunding To Fund Research Projects | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
But “science has yet to gain Veronica Mars status,” notes Jeanne Garbarino, director of science outreach at Rockefeller University in New York, who has used crowdfunding and informally advised others.
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Tips for Getting Science Projects Funded | Vision Launch ...

Tips for Getting Science Projects Funded | Vision Launch ... | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Ethan Perlstein, Ph.D is an independent scientists that focused on evolutionary pharmacology. Acting as a consultant for Microryza, he utilizes crowdfunding.
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Scientists join world of crowd funding - USA TODAY

Scientists join world of crowd funding - USA TODAY | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
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Scientists join world of crowd funding
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It's her first foray into the modern-day world of crowdfunding, the practice of using the Internet to raise relatively small amounts of money from a lot of people to finance a project.
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Batu Biologics Reaches 50% of Crowdfunding Goal - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release)

Batu Biologics Reaches 50% of Crowdfunding Goal - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release) | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
Batu Biologics Reaches 50% of Crowdfunding Goal The Herald | HeraldOnline.com (press release) "To my knowledge this is the first time crowdfunding has been used by a biotechnology company to fund preclinical development," said Dimitri...
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Crowdfunding Apps Boost Campaign Productivity and Accessibility

Crowdfunding Apps Boost Campaign Productivity and Accessibility | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
For years, developers and programmers have crowdfunded apps. But let’s spin this around and consider using apps to crowdfund – at least this is what Indiegogo now proposes.
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Pioneering Equity crowdfunding campaign | Iproteos

@Iproteos equity crowdfunding campaign http://t.co/3Js1C71GTH #pharma #biotech
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7 Crowdfunding Tips Proven To Raise Funding

7 Crowdfunding Tips Proven To Raise Funding | #LifeScience #Biotech #Crowdfunding | Scoop.it
VideoThis post on crowdfunding success tips answers the following questions for people or businesses thinking about using crowdfunding to raise funding: “What are the common elements behind wildly successful crowdfunding campaigns?
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