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That Collaborative Spirit


It used to be that shaking hands with industry was considered selling out, and more than just a small smudge on an academic's ivory-colored résumé. Not anymore. Practically unheard of 30 years ago, collaborations in the life sciences between academia and industry are flourishing. And while traditional stereotypes still stick — pharma's got the big bucks and academia's got the brains — tables are starting to turn.

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