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BIOPRENEURS
BIOBUSINESS DEMYSTIFIED

…About it
THE BOOK

BIOPRENEURS: THE MOLECULAR MILLIONAIRES The book is based on Bio-MBA lectures,
invited seminar series organized b y Japan
External Trade Organization (JETRO) and
Biopreneurs, from the title on is well-structured into four main hands-on experience in developing biotech
sections. The reader is smoothly driven in a dynamic and
businesses from academic to industry.
convincing way to understand the interactions of the scientific
aspects of biotechnology with legal, political, regulatory and even
ethical approaches required to make biotechnology a commercial
success.
Indeed, the opening chapters introduce readers to the real concept of applied biotechnology, defined not only as a product or
service making one, but also as a mixture of technologies that altogether and in harmony allow the development of a long-
lasting commercial biotechnology.
Particularly noticeable is the clarifying chapters on various issues and the differentiation between the intertwined concepts
normally associated with the issue of intellectual property. Next, the author dives the reader into corporate biotechnology,
highlighting the requirements to establish a biotechnology company.

BIO-BUSINESS – A NEW GOLD RUSH

Book contains 280 pages with Bio-business comprises over 10 trillion dollars or 30 percent of the global
70 color images, illustrations, economy. Countries throughout the world have identified new
opportunities in the bio-business arena as the next hot-technology area
and tables. and are investing in training their scientists, setting up state-of-the-art life
science and technology-knowledge clusters, establishing viable
biotechnology industries to fuel growth in bio-business areas.

BRIEF CONTENT

This is a pivotal issue for pure science
biotechnologists, regularly deprived Ch I: Entrepreneurship in Biotechnology Ch IX: Valuation
of the required background to build- Ch II: Biopreneurs Ch X: Public Relations & Investor Relations
up from bench to market. The last Ch III: Understanding the Business of Ch XI: Role of Marketing in Biotech
section is a well-organized basic tour Biotechnology Business
through relevant issues that get Ch IV: Pre-clinical Development Ch XII: Investment in Biotech Industry
together science and technology as a Ch V: Clinical Development Ch XIII: Journey of a Biopreneur
functional unit. It clearly shows the Ch VI: Beginning a Bioventure Ch XVI: It’s your Call
reader that being successful in Ch VII: Funding for Bioventure Cha XV: Success
biotechnology is not an easy task, but Ch VIII: Fund Raising Supplements
not impossible either if the proper
steps are followed.

Biopreneurs: The Molecular Millionaires is a robust, commercially-oriented readable book that should be read
not only by specialists, but also by entrepreneurs who foresee Biotechnology as the business of tomorrow.

Published by California Takshila University,
Santa Clara, CA.
For more info:
www.BIOPRENEUR.org
www.CTUNIV.org