Biotechnology Entrepreneurship: St Louis as an Exemplar

Many converging lines of investigation reveal that the St Louis region is the fastest growing technology hub in the world. Given the wealth of human and agricultural research clustered in the region, it is unsurprising that biotechnology is a major contributor to the rapid rise of St Louis.  Given Washington University’s location and role in promoting innovation and entrepreneurship, CRIB is utilizing the region as a microcosm to study the local and regional factors leading to biotechnology success.