Most Cancers Scare Caused Fitness Tech Biotech Investments

“I couldn’t believe how screwed up the health system was.
Why top Silicon Valley VC George Zachary is placing all of his bets in biotech 2 Hours Ago | 03:10Silicon Valley investor George Zachary has a knack for betting early on Internet successes, with Twitter and Microsoft-owned Yammer among his lucrative wins.
Based on a preliminary analysis of the image, the doctor said that it looked like sarcoma, a rare cancer found in connective tissues.
And it was the impetus for shifting his investment area away from consumer internet and software businesses, into what he describes as “advancing health through computer science.
“I nearly fell off my chair,” recalled Zachary, a general partner at Charles River Ventures, after hearing the doctor utter the word cancer for the first time.

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