Financing Life Science Innovation

Venture Capital, Corporate Governance and Commercialization

  • Alexander┬áStyhre

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Introduction: Competitive Capitalism and the Role of Capital Investment

  3. Elements of Life Science Innovation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Alexander Styhre
      Pages 15-53
    3. Alexander Styhre
      Pages 91-104
  4. Empirical Studies

  5. Analysis and Contribution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Alexander Styhre
      Pages 207-228
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 229-248

About this book


Financing Life Science Innovation reviews the literature on venture capital, corporate governance, and life science venturing and presents a study of the Swedish life science industry and the venture capital investors being active in financially and managerially supporting life science start-up firms.


capitalism corporate governance economy Governance innovation Investment Start-up venture capital

Authors and affiliations

  • Alexander┬áStyhre
    • 1
  1. 1.University of GothenburgSweden

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