Harris & Harris Group, Inc. is a venture capital firm. The Firm is regulated as a business development company. Its investment objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation by making venture capital investments. As a venture capital firm, it invests in and provides managerial assistance to its portfolio companies. The Firm's investment has two characteristics: early stage, where its focus is on founding, incubating and building transformative companies from disruptive science, and BIOLOGY+, investments in interdisciplinary life science companies, where biology innovation is intersecting with innovations in areas such as electronics, physics, materials science, chemistry, information technology, engineering and mathematics.