Google: Aug. 11 the happiest day of 2013; A Kickstarter for cancer?;

> Google ($GOOG) search data says that, excluding Christmas, August 11 is the happiest day of the year. Article

> Is drug development ready for a learn-as-you-go approach found in tech industry? Item

> Boulder, CO-based Flagship Biosciences has injected a data analytics service into its digital pathology business. Article

> Drugmaker UCB has installed scientific research software called Vortex from Dotmatics. Item

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