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Venturing into the Brave New World of Diagnostics Start-Ups

This article was originally published in Start Up

Executive Summary

Few diagnostics start-ups are {bona fide} business successes, and that has put a damper on venture capital interest in the field. But this hasn't stopped start-ups trying to meet needs in cancer diagnostics, sample preparation and point-of-care.

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