A detailed look at the economic impact of university-licensed life science startups across the United States reveals vast differences in the effectiveness of different regions to create ventures and sustain them as viable entities.
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We thank the Kaufmann Foundation for their generous financial support of this research.
The authors declare no competing interests.
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Godfrey, P.C., Allen, G.N. & Benson, D. The biotech living and the walking dead. Nat Biotechnol 38, 132–141 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41587-019-0399-1