The Cypher Genomics team includes Adam Simpson, left, Ashley Van Zeeland, Ali Torkamani, Salil Deshpande and Phillip Pham. Van Zeeland earned a Ph.D. in neuroscience before studying at the Rady School of Management and starting Cypher Genomics with Torkamani and two other prominent business partners.

The Cypher Genomics team includes Adam Simpson, left, Ashley Van Zeeland, Ali Torkamani, Salil Deshpande and Phillip Pham. Van Zeeland earned a Ph.D. in neuroscience before studying at the Rady School of Management and starting Cypher Genomics with Torkamani and two other prominent business partners. Photo by Melissa Jacobs.

Companies such as Cypher Genomics (see related story) show that entrepreneurship is alive and well at UC San Diego’s Rady School of Management...

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