Accele Biopharma founder lured to Oklahoma by life science potential
Clayton Duncan moved to Oklahoma City from North Carolina to found the Accele Biopharma business accelerator that has its offices in the Research Park near downtown.Published: Sunday, December 1, 2013 By: Jim Stafford Source: Oklahoman
The North Carolina drawl in Clayton Duncan's voice is straight out of Chapel Hill, but at a recent luncheon he addressed an audience of Oklahoma City's bioscience leaders as an Oklahoman.
The North Carolina native made a presentation to the Oklahoma Bioscience Roundtable, explaining why he chose Oklahoma to establish a biotech business accelerator rather than the Research Triangle Park.
After selling a North Carolina-based life science business, Duncan looked around to start his “next big thing” as a bioscience entrepreneur.