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New eMed white paper: Funding Sources for Life Science Startups

Posted by: Christina Hernandez Sherwood on April 03, 2013

eMed has published the first in a series of white papers focused on issues key to life science and digital health entrepreneurs. The first white paper, Funding Sources for Life Science Startups, offers countless ideas on how to raise capital for a healthcare product: from a drug or device to the emerging health IT and mobile health segments.

Highlights from the white paper include:

  • Tips on approaching friends and family for startup funding
  • A list of eight of the leading life science incubators
  • Details on securing government and foundation grants
  • Links to more than a dozen state and regional resources and programs for entrepreneurs
  • Suggestions on how to approach angel investors and venture capitalists, along with a list of more than 30 life science angel groups and venture capitalists
  • Background on strategics and evergreen funds
  • Information on crowd funding and a dozen crowd funding platforms
  • Ideas on how to prepare your presentation for investors

Category:  Creation  Tags:  white paper, funding, fundraising, investment, venture capital, angel investors, strategics, incubators, grants, crowd funding

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