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Entrepreneurship: Biotech

This guide supports UCI’s innovation and entrepreneurship community by connecting users to relevant resources used to conduct research throughout the entrepreneurial process.


BCC Research
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Geography: US & Global

In-depth market research reports on several emerging high-tech industries, including Biotechnology.

Frost & Sullivan
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Geography: US & Global (limited)

Industry research reports that integrate seven perspectives (competitive intensity, customer dynamics, industry convergence, disruptive technologies, global mega trends, new business models, and emerging markets) into a complete, overall view of the factors that impact covered industries.

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Geography: US & Global

Especially useful for finding up-and-coming companies in emerging industries. Data and research covering the private investment market, including venture capital, private equity, and M&A transactions. Information on companies, deals, investors, and funds. Users must create an account with their UCI email address. Download limits apply.

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Geography: US

Industry research reports of 30-40 pages on over 700 U.S. industries, including Biotechnology.

MarketLine Advantage
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Geography: US & Global

Domestic and international healthcare sub-industry profiles and company profiles throughout Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare.

Plunkett Research Online
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Geography: US

Market research, industry statistics, trends, and in-depth analysis of top companies. Covers: Biotechnology, Drugs, Genetics, and Health Care.

Business Source Complete
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Geography: US & Global

Covers virtually all business subjects, with content from academic and trade biotech publications (e.g., Pharmaceutical Technology, the Journal of Commercial Biotechnology, and Biotech Business). 

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Geography: US & Global

Over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles. Includes links to many sites providing full text articles.

Web of Science
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Geography: US & Global

Index for finding scholarly articles in the sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, and humanities.


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Geography: US & Global

Scholarly articles in the sciences, technology, medicine and social sciences. 


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A trade publication from India that covers the business of bio-technology. Analyses of policy issues, products, and services across the bio-pharma, bio-informatics, bio-infrastructure and bio-agriculture segments.


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Geography: US & Global

JSTOR stands for Journal Storage. Contents comprise entire back runs except for the most recent (2-5 years) of scholarly journals, across all disciplines.

Google Scholar
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Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full-text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines.

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