Laura Entis

Laura Entis

Laura Entis is a reporter for Fortune.com's Venture section.
The 10 Types of Superheroes in Every Office. Which One Are You? (Infographic)
Productivity

The 10 Types of Superheroes in Every Office. Which One Are You? (Infographic)

Do you recognize yourself among any of these masked work-crushing avengers?
Slack Creates $80 Million VC Fund to Invest in Third-Party Developers
VC Funding

Slack Creates $80 Million VC Fund to Invest in Third-Party Developers

The fund was created in partnership with six of Slack's backers, including Andreessen-Horowitz, Index Ventures and KPCB.
Can't Sleep? A Glass of 'Night Milk' Might Help.
Sleep

Can't Sleep? A Glass of 'Night Milk' Might Help.

Taken from cows at night, the milk's elevated levels of tryptophan and melatonin suggests it could work as a sleep aid for humans.
Study: Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy Nearly Doubles the Risk of an Autism Diagnosis
Autism

Study: Taking Antidepressants During Pregnancy Nearly Doubles the Risk of an Autism Diagnosis

New research finds that taking antidepressants during the second or third trimester of pregnancy increased the chance of the child being diagnosed with autism by 87 percent.
After Numerous Health Incidents, Chipotle Has a Big Perception Problem
Chipotle

After Numerous Health Incidents, Chipotle Has a Big Perception Problem

Outbreaks of E. Coli and norovirus have caused the fast casual chain to temporarily shut down locations across the country.
The Woman Who Brought 'Female Viagra' to Market Is Stepping Down as CEO of Sprout Pharmaceuticals
CEOs

The Woman Who Brought 'Female Viagra' to Market Is Stepping Down as CEO of Sprout Pharmaceuticals

The news comes just four months after Valeant Pharmaceuticals acquired Sprout for $1 billion.
North Face Co-Founder Douglas Tompkins, 72, Dies in Kayaking Accident
Obituaries

North Face Co-Founder Douglas Tompkins, 72, Dies in Kayaking Accident

Tompkins also co-founded Esprit, but turned his back on the business world in the 1990s to focus on his conservation efforts.
The Top 10 Companies to Work for in 2016
Make More Happen

The Top 10 Companies to Work for in 2016

Awesome co-workers, benefits and competitive pay make these 10 companies the most exciting places to work for, as rated by the employees themselves.
Remembering Chuck Williams, Founder of Williams-Sonoma
Obituaries

Remembering Chuck Williams, Founder of Williams-Sonoma

Not everyone can say they changed the face of American cooking.
Are We 5 Years Away From Being Able to Reverse Aging?
Make More Happen

Are We 5 Years Away From Being Able to Reverse Aging?

One Harvard Medical School genetics professor thinks so.
Gut Bacteria May Be the Key to Weight Loss
Personal Health

Gut Bacteria May Be the Key to Weight Loss

A new study adds to the growing evidence that weight is influenced by our microbiomes.
Beyond Meat's CEO Thinks Chicken Can Come From Plants
Ready To Launch

Beyond Meat's CEO Thinks Chicken Can Come From Plants

'You can get hung-up on meat's origin – it comes from a chicken, cow or pig – but the other way to think about meat is its composition.'
Udemy Addresses Criticism Over Its Handling of Pirated Content
Piracy

Udemy Addresses Criticism Over Its Handling of Pirated Content

The company will review its copyright processes.
Genetically-Altered Mosquitoes May Be Key to Eradicating Malaria, Study Shows
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Genetically-Altered Mosquitoes May Be Key to Eradicating Malaria, Study Shows

Scientists at the University of California inserted heritable, malaria-blocking genes into mosquitoes and observed encouraging results.