biotechnology

Basics
0 PSBJ: Local biotechs gung-ho on global health

We all know Seattle likes to bill itself as the epicenter of global health these days. There’s been lots of talk of global health as the next new “emerging industry,” but that’s still largely due to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the wealth it has spread locally among…

Environment
0 Africa can feed itself

Most Africans are farmers, but agricultural production in Africa has over the last two generations declined by 10 percent while it has increased globally by 145 percent. A book entitled “New Harvest,” based on a study funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and authored by a Kenyan-born Harvard…