Monthly Archives: June 2010

I’m just a person trapped inside a woman’s body. -Elaine Boosler

So yesterday I decided to send a quick email out to all the women VCs I know (probably about 40) to ask them to send me input for my blog, specifically ongoing reports of great accomplishments by their female VC … Continue reading

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Life, Do You Hear Me?!!

In May 2010, Craig Venter and his team at the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI), a not-for-profit genomic research organization, announced that they had successfully constructed the first self-replicating, synthetic bacterial cell.    To grossly oversimplify it, what they did was … Continue reading

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Girls Rule: Karen Talmadge

Saw today that my colleague, Karen Talmadge, has been given the Charles H. Best Medal for Distinguished Service in the Cause of Diabetes. I am really happy for her.  Karen is a first-class professional and brilliant and I have the … Continue reading

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So it turns out “blog” is a verb….

The final straw was Jeff Bussgang’s article in PE Hub today encouraging more healthcare/life sciences VCs to blog (see link below). More VC Bloggers Needed (Seriously) I’ve been thinking about this whole blogging thing but desperately trying to stay out … Continue reading

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