VC Investments Drop By 61 Percent in 1st Quarter

Webb, Marion
May 2005
San Diego Business Journal;5/2/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p11
Reports on the local venture capital (VC) investments in San Diego, California. Drop in biotechnology investments; Shift in VC investment from starting companies to later-stage companies; Increase in the funding gap for early-stage developments; Effect of the rising competition among VC groups to find interesting later-stage companies; Government grant won by University of California San Diego's School of Medicine to identify disease-causing culprits in the environment.


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