LigoCyte Buyout Beats Odds; Viral 'Load' on the Front End
It was an unlikely project, all the way around.
First, getting together a syndicate of venture capital investors to bet on vaccines – medicines typically given to healthy subjects, which makes possible toxicity an especially dicey proposition.
"You cannot have a safety problem, or you're dead," said Ivor Royston, founding managing partner of Forward Ventures, apparently intending no pun. "Why would a venture capitalist invest in something like that?"
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