Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Insights: LA Must Harness Its Life Science Potential
Story by Dina Lozofsky
Our Insights & Opinions piece for today comes from Dina Lozofsky of Biocom LA.
Who would have guessed that Los Angeles’ life science industry was percolating with so much energy?
Well, those of us in the trenches of LA life sciences know. But based on the dearth of news coverage and overall conversation about the area's many biotech happenings, most people are unaware of the abundance of new healthcare technologies and startup activity happening right around them. Here are some insights gained from the recent First Look LA event, the annual "sneak peak"; investor showcase of local startups and spinouts that span the life science spectrum: LA's mix of tech and life science is just what healthcare needs. (More...)