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Texas nutrition company bets big on algae source of omega-3

Texas native and microbiologist Rebecca White joined Houston-based Qualitas Health in 2015 after working at Sapphire Energy in the algae-based biofuels field. | Photo courtesy of Qualitas Health

June 13, 2017 - 2:23pm

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

Dr. Kendal Stewart

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

Jean Anne Booth

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

Elyse Dickerson

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

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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

San Antonio doc says cancer ‘moonshot’ must tap new biotech, pharma

Dr. Anthony Tolcher is director of clinical research at San Antonio-based South Texas Accelerated Research Therapeutics (START), a global leader in Phase I medical oncology.

June 2, 2016 - 2:56pm