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Harvard’s Stem Cell Gods

Apr 05 2011 Published by under Business

Boston Magazine / July, 2009

What it’s like to be young, brilliant, fawned over by multimillionaire investors, courted by universities and corporations around the world, and forever racing—sometimes as teammates, sometimes as rivals—to change medicine as we know it.
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More Good Years

Apr 01 2011 Published by under Business

Boston Globe Magazine / February 1st, 2009

If Boston biologist and entrepreneur Christoph Westphal, 40, has found a way to turn back aging, then why aren’t we all getting younger?

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Q to the Rescue

Apr 01 2011 Published by under Business

Boston Magazine / November 2008

Bostonians know the Quabbin Reservoir as the source of their city’s water supply. Thanks to a tenacious UMass researcher and a zealous entrepreneur, the world may soon know it as the home of a microbe that could fuel a clean-energy revolution.

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No Fear

Apr 01 2011 Published by under Business

Boston Globe Magazine / October 19th, 2008

Why Putnam Investments’ new CEO Robert Reynolds, 56, isn’t as worried as the rest of us about the financial crisis.

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In Larson He Trusts

Apr 01 2011 Published by under Business

Boston Magazine / October 2008

He lost $1.5 billion in less than a week. Now Boston’s unluckiest investor is betting his own fortune on a comeback. Published in Boston Magazine in October, 2008.

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