PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Jan. 29 - The hey day of biotech funding may have passed. But 2002 will see some big mergers, the return of the IPO, and a tighter VC environment, according to Mary Tanner, senior managing director for the pharmaceutical and biotech industries at Bear, Stearns & Co.

 

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