Calico is the most interesting startup in Silicon Valley

This anti-aging brain trust is the most interesting startup in Silicon Valley
Christina Farr,

In Sep­tem­ber, Google chief exec­u­tive Larry Page announced his lat­est “moonshot,” a mys­te­ri­ous new ven­ture to extend the human life span.

We don’t know much yet about the ini­tia­tive, dubbed Cal­i­co, but Page revealed in a blog post th…

3 life science companies that are built to last

3 Life Sciences Companies That Are Built to Last
Luke Timmerman,

Luke TimmermanLots of biotech companies today say they want to be great for a long, long time. But which of today’s companies are actually doing it? Which ones are truly visionary, and built to last?These questions have been on my mind sinc…

Calico: Google’s first leap into health enhancement

Calico: How Google’s stab at the fountain of youth could transform health care
Christina Farr,

Google is back in the health busi­ness with a mys­te­ri­ous new ini­tia­tive to com­bat death itself.

Google’s top exec­u­tives didn’t say much about the biotech ven­ture, called Cal­i­co, when they announced it on Sept. 18, except to say that i…