40 AND UNDER: The Silicon Valley biotech stars who are backing startups aiming to cure disease, prolong life, and fix the food system
Saturday, 15 September 2018 Putting millions of dollars into bold new technologies can be a delicate business when lives hang in the balance. But every day some of the sharpest minds in Silicon Valley make big bets on tools and techniques that promise to cure disease, help fix the food system, and even prolong life.
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According to Business Insider, The $72 billion Canadian pension fund OMERS is expanding into Silicon Valley to make venture investments in US startups.
OMERS Ventures hired Michael Yang as a managing..