A Chinese biotech has taken up vaccine maker GSK’s offer to share its vaccine-boosting platform as it works to develop a product that can stop infection from the novel coronavirus, the companies announced Monday. The company, Clover...
The New York-based biotech, which is developing the first drug designed specifically to target chronic GVHD, was in dissaray when Harlan Waksal took over.
Matthew Herper“We spent a lot of time with Harlan [Waksal] before we got comfortable, but we’ve come to see him as a standup guy with integrity. He deserves a lot of credit.”
@adamfeuerstein on the potential redemption of a notorious biotech surname.
When deaths due to poverty, obesity, addiction, and depression rise, cancer death rates automatically fall, because the two categories of death share risk factors.
Matthew Herper"We are simply not going to be able to test tube our way through society’s health problems. The progress we require will come from exertion, not invention."-- @peterbachmdbostonglobe.com/2020/02/21/opi…
I'll add that these thoughts were first aired, in rougher form, at #STATSummit.