Published in Upper Peninsula's Second Wave Media
November 13, 2013
|WeSearch supported UMBTC team (Photo by Shawn Malone)|
The funding model for medical research is a difficult one--either apply for scarce government funding, or work for a big pharmaceutical company. Even charities that back medical research for specific diseases can be inefficient. So, a Marquette (Michigan) entrepreneur had a better idea: crowd-fund it. That's how WeSearch was created.