Number of new businesses created per month in the U.S. in 2006: 465,000
Percent of new firms in the general population that survive at least two years: 66
Percent of new firms that survive at least four years: 44
Number of Virginia Bioinformatics Institute denizens ready for start-up business incubation at VT KnowledgeWorks, according to Associate Director Dr. Otto Folkers: "Three, maybe four."
Number of pages an entrepreneur with an idea would fill out to request a consultation with business incubator VT KnowledgeWorks: 2