Description: When Hal Dvorak, a Harvard scientist whose ideas helped spur the advance of targeted cancer drugs, sought a partner recently to help him develop new treatments, he only had to walk two blocks to find one.
Date: June 15, 2012
Questions for Discussions:
- Describe the relationships between educational institutions and R&D departments of firms.
- What drives these collaborative relations?
- Is it a good idea, in your opinion?
- Are there any drawbacks?