A Lab that Straddles Worlds

Labs like Robert Langer's help push scientific discoveries into companies, while "[navigating] some slippery territory," The New York Times reports.

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I first learned of Dr.

I first learned of Dr. Langer's dynamism through Professor Bowen at Harvard, so pleased to see him quoted in the article. The "slippery" territory, the intersection between academic research and industry ..."the commercial markets" will probably never be a clear boundary. That is a good thing for therein lies the ongoing potential for creativity, new synergy, and the potential to benefit people, through improved products, medical breakthroughs, job creation and ongoing economic development across many fronts.
Rick Mandahl