Economic Modeling for Biotech and Small Business Units: Optimizing a Portfolio with Limited Funding

In the second of a two part series, we introduce an interactive portfolio planning model designed explicitly to address the economic realities of biotech startups and other small business units. Read the full post on, then try the interactive model out for yourself!

Geeking Out: A Simple Guide To The Math Behind The Model

For an easy to read guide on the statistics behind the model, see the accompanying document.

Biotech / Small Business Unit Model

Adapted from How to improve R&D productivity: the pharmaceutical industry’s grand challenge. Paul et al. (2010) Nature Reviews Drug Discovery 9:203

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