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Science  07 Jul 2000:
Vol. 289, Issue 5476, pp. 7
DOI: 10.1126/science.289.5476.7e

Contests in which aspiring entrepreneurs submit their plans for scrutiny by investors or business schools have mushroomed in the past 2 years, helping to launch many an Internet start-up and biotech firm. This week, Science's Next Wave shows scientists with interesting business ideas where the hottest competitions are. You'll also find advice on writing a business plan and the stories of scientists who won recent contests.

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