SQZ Biotech has a promising new way of transforming cell behavior. This technology from MIT’s storied Langer Lab is backed by a $500 Million collaboration with Roche, the biggest maker of cancer drugs, and $24 million in VC money.

Sal Daher, CFA, together with other angels, is an investor in SQZ Biotech. To learn more about investing alongside Sal and his colleagues in this type of startup please enter your email address:

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In college, Diane Stokes juggled caring for a sick mother, working full-time, doing ROTC and even had time to be on U Mass Lowell’s cheerleading squad. This energy and focus served her well as she progressed in her career of helping build startup after startup. Eventually, Diane founded a startup of her own. It succeeded beyond her greatest expectations. She invested as an angel for a while but is now back at another startup, helping them grow...

Since its publication in 2011, “The Lean Startup” by Eric Ries has determined how startups are built. The idea is that little can be known up front about what customers really want, thus a series of cheap and quick experiments are in order. Minimally viable products (MVPs) are slapped together and put in front of trial audiences with the goal of having them “fail fast”. This rapid experimentation may lead the startup to change directions repeatedly. These changes in business direction have come to be called pivots...



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