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Vanderbilt's Neuroscience Unit Operates Like A Biotech

This article was originally published in Start Up

Executive Summary

A small drug-discovery shop within Vanderbilt University Medical Center shows how a focused approach can lead to top-notch results in the so-called translational research space. The Vanderbilt Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery, continues to garner NIH grants as well as milestone-based payments from the biopharma industry via serially inking drug discovery deals centered around one specialized area: addressing brain-linked disorders through the modulation of glutamate receptors.

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