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Business news covering technology created by living systems.

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

Fast friends: St. Louis, Boston grow entrepreneurial relationships

Photo by Devin Turner

A dinner event at Top of the Hub Restaurant & Lounge on the top floor of the Prudential Tower in Boston provided members of the St. Louis Startup Roadshow delegation with networking opportunities and impressive views. 

October 17, 2016 - 1:36pm

Inside South Boston's new organism factory

Ginkgo Bioworks calls the new Bioworks2 space "the next generation of their foundry for designing and prototyping organisms." (courtesy Ginkgo Bioworks)

October 10, 2016 - 7:48pm

Entrepreneurs to spread the St. Louis startup story to Boston

The St. Louis Startup Roadshow to Boston leaves Tuesday with a mission to advance the Gateway City's startup scene. | Derek Lee/Crain's St. Louis

October 3, 2016 - 1:39pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

James C. Foster