Derek Lowe, an Arkansan by birth, got his BA from Hendrix College and his PhD in organic chemistry from Duke before spending time in Germany on a Humboldt Fellowship on his post-doc. He's worked for several major pharmaceutical companies since 1989 on drug discovery projects against schizophrenia, Alzheimer's, diabetes, osteoporosis and other diseases.
To contact Derek email him directly: firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking over the startup funding landscape, Bruce Booth finds some reasons for optimism. I hope he's right. There's a notch cut out of the small pharma/biotech ecosystem, a gap representing all the companies that didn't get formed in the last few years. Filling that has to be a good thing.