Venture Capital Surges Anew

After spending more than two years on the sidelines, venture capitalists are getting active again. Cash is reportedly starting to flow into software companies and bolstering biopharmaceutical firms. The return of venture capital is good news for the recession-battered Silicon Valley, where business is picking up. NPR's Laura Sydell reports.



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