LAUREN ARCURI WARE

Venture Philanthropy: A New Driver for Research

Nine-year-old Shan Rée of West Vancouver, British Columbia, was no stranger to hospitals. Since infancy, she had been admitted two or three times a year for the intravenous antibiotics and intensive breathing treatments that helped her fight the chronic lung infections of cystic fibrosis (CF), a progressive genetic disease that also disrupts the digestive system. […]