In search of a winner: the hidden costs of FDA deregulation

By | May 30th, 2017|2 Comments

For years politicians, and especially congressional Republicans, have argued for fewer regulations on industry, asserting that a reduction in restrictions would increase the pace of business deals, which would in [...]

Biotech Branding: There’s a lot you can do and say before FDA

By | May 25th, 2017|0 Comments

“What!? We can have a website before we have regulatory approval?” I was surprised to get this question from CEO’s of two innovative early stage companies at a recent Larta [...]

Seven key insights into the art and practice of working with partners on innovation

By | December 16th, 2016|0 Comments

In a ballroom almost next door to LAX, 90 or so innovators, all recent grantees of the National Institutes of Health, gathered for a commercialization workshop organized by Larta Institute. [...]

Indoor Ag meets the democratization of slow food

By | December 16th, 2016|0 Comments

One of the benefits of running a national ag forum is you get to meet a host of innovative people from every segment of the food supply chain. Larta’s GAIN [...]

Seven things every startup should consider to successfully expand its team

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Featuring Tony Simpson, an active member of Larta’s network of advisors and experts Last month Larta Institute’s webinar series for entrepreneurs focused on “Expanding Your Executive Team as a Startup,” [...]

Technologies in healthcare IT speed up the decision making process

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Whether your doctor admits it or not, your input is evidence-based medicine, which includes three key components: research-based evidence, clinical expertise (i.e., physician’s experience, knowledge, and clinical skills), and the [...]

Growth in cybersecurity observed in Larta’s CAPs

By | October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

It is an understatement to assert that, in the age of databases, cloud data, and networks, the protection of information is a big concern. Cybersecurity encompasses the protection of networks, [...]