VC in 2013: Robert More of Frazier Healthcare on Our 'Broken System'

VC in 2013: Robert More of Frazier Healthcare on Our 'Broken System'

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New As 2012 comes to a close, we asked several venture capital investors to reflect on the past year and give us their outlook for 2013. Continuing our series is Robert More, general partner at life sciences investment firm Frazier Healthcare....
VC in 2013: Robert More of Frazier Healthcare on Our 'Broken System'
           

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