A very valuable, readable, clear, comprehensive and up to date guide of the biotechnology industry. Building Biotechnology is a must read for investors, reporters, directors and other laymen that wish to understand the fundamentals of the biotechnology business.
William A. Haseltine, Ph.D.
Founder and former Chairman & CEO, Human Genome Sciences, Inc.
The need for a comprehensive guide to understanding the inner workings of corporate biotechnology is very acute … This book does much to fulfill that role.
Nature Biotechnology
An impressive compendium of information for people getting started in the biotechnology industry.
BioExecutive International

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Author Yali Friedman, Ph.D., is founder of thinkBiotech and chief editor and publisher of the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology. His first book, Building Biotechnology, is used as a course text in dozens of biotechnology programs. His other books include Best Practices in Biotechnology Education and Best Practices in Biotechnology Business Development

Dr. Friedman has strong exposure to leading issues in international biotechnology. He created and continues to edit a global biotechnology innovation scorecard for Scientific American Worldview