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This Pill Swallowing You? (Part Two)

Written by Chris Spivey on Jun 11, 2018 8:46:00 AM

Pharmaceutical Drug

It is now normal to call biotech and small pharma the innovation engines for the pharmaceutical industry. IPO and ICOs abound, as dollars from venture capital truly flood the ecosystem. In 2018, biopharma investment is having a moment. Any big fluctuation, even a positive one, makes stakeholders nervous. Some of the investors might be tourists—Amazon, Google, Apple, IBM, JP Morgan, Berkshire Hathaway and a half dozen others are new entrants, whose long term goals remain unclear. Particularly disturbing are the health insurance and supply chain changes that make headlines, such as this one.

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Topics: Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals

This Pill Swallowing You?

Written by Chris Spivey on Jun 4, 2018 12:04:00 PM


Urgency for an Antidote to Elephantitis

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Topics: Life Sciences, Pharmaceuticals

Silicon Semiconductor Cartel Contracts, As Nantero Expands Carbon Footprint

Written by Chris Spivey on Apr 5, 2018 10:56:51 AM



We talked about the possibility of your next smartphone being a carbon-based life form here and in great depth here

The sheiks of the semiconductors cartel have held a monopoly on the silicon patents, trade secrets, manufacturing know-how, distribution channels and business alliance confidence due to an increasingly gigantic barrier to entry for any potential new players. When Nantero first put its feet into these turbid waters, the cartel numbered 12 major manufacturers. Now there are only four.

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Topics: Information Technology

NRAM –  Riddle, Wrapped in a Mystery, Inside an Enigma Machine

Written by Chris Spivey on Jan 10, 2018 1:55:22 PM

Image_NRAMBlog.jpgWhat amazed historians about the fall of the USSR, was that it had stayed together so long. The same can be said of Nantero.

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