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No. 24: Pitches, liquid biopsy and what to drink when you turn 100

TOP O’ THE WEEK Good Monday, innovators, and welcome all new readers of this roundup. There’s a lot of you. It’s April 20, on which date Miro was born, the Bay of Pigs invasion failed and the Curies refined radium. Top that. The radium thing, we mean. THE MONDAY DEBRIEF If working together is so bad, why does the Diamond District do so well? That and other hard questions – and many of the answers…


No. 23: Seed fund, med patches and that final Sopranos scene

Welcome to the weekly roundup for April 17. It’s National Bat Appreciation Day, and they deserve it: Nature’s only winged mammal can eat 1,000 mosquitoes in 24 hours. Move over, Andrew Zimmern. TOP NEWS ACCELERATE LANDS SEED FUNDING New York State has awarded $1.5M to a new seed fund designed to invest in downstate companies commercializing research from local laboratories and universities. The fund, to be administered by Accelerate Long Island and the SUNY Research…