Growing up below the poverty line, this woman entrepreneur learned to be resourceful early on. Now she runs a cutting-edge biotech firm based on ethical principles and disruptive ideas. "Being a woman in business ... sure you're treated differently. So I decided 'embrace that', use it to your advantage," Melissa Mowbray-D'Arbela told The Story Exchange. For more stories and information about starting your own business, please visit our website: http://thestoryexchange.org/.
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