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Marrone Bio Innovations of Davis Debuts on NASDAQ

Sacramento’s high-tech community scored a rare hit Friday – one of its own went public.

Marrone Bio Innovations Inc., a Davis biotech company, made its debut as a public company when its shares began trading on the Nasdaq market.

The initial public offering, or IPO, is the region’s first since 2006, when Sacramento online-music distributor Digital Music Group went public.

Professor Hargadon offers his comments on the Sacramento entrepreneurship scene.