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“In the Know” features conversations with the people and personalities in biopharma. 

At a time when scientific research funding is facing serious cuts, Cindy Wu is offering young researchers a lifeline.


She’s one of the co-founders of Experiment, a crowdfunding site that helps scientists get money for their research. They’ve raised millions for every kind of science under the sun, from sequencing the genome of the endangered kakapo to measuring the health harms of a new coal train line.

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