Past, Present, Future: Main Street
A lot of the recent negative feelings in the media associated with Wall Street have to do with the perceived breakdown of its traditional relationship with Main Street as a support arm designed to help businesses come into being and flourish.
In biotechnology, this relationship has never changed. Of its nature, biotechnology is entrepreneurial. Through all stages, including crucial clinical trials, funding is there for one purpose: to create something substantial from an idea whose emergence as a meaningful therapy will benefit all.