When academic research = big money

Making money from academic research is nothing new
Saturday, June 23, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 5:53 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

One day, in the mid-1990s, Jeffrey Phillips, a pharmacologist in MU’s Department of Surgery, went to University Hospital to treat a comatose patient who had developed a bleeding ulcer.