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INTERVIEWS

Founders, CEOs, and biotech entrepreneurs share their stories and advice for success.

 
 
Belen Carrillo-Rivas, D.Phil. Pfizer Lead, Global Clinical Submission Quality

Belen Carrillo-Rivas, D.Phil. Pfizer Lead, Global Clinical Submission Quality

"We have a saying in Spain: 'Look at the sky with your feet on the ground'. This saying was always...

Shannon Pendergrast

Shannon Pendergrast

If you had the resources to start a biotech company and take on any problem, what would you choose? How...

Michael Schrader

Michael Schrader

Michael Schrader is co-founder and CEO of Vaxess Technologies, an innovative Cambridge-based company revolutionizing vaccine stabilization and delivery through the...

Peter Blume-Jensen

Peter Blume-Jensen

Synapse spoke with XTuit Pharmaceuticals Chief Scientific Officer Peter Blume-Jensen, MD, PhD, about the company's development of novel microenvironment-activated therapeutics...

John Gill

John Gill

Synapse spoke with John Gill, PhD, the Director of Research at Audion Therapeutics in Kendall Square about the company's drug...

Natalie Kuldell

Natalie Kuldell

Natalie Kuldell is the founder and director of BioBuilder, an educational nonprofit dedicated to teaching synthetic biology. We spoke with...

Christian Bailey

Christian Bailey

Synapse spoke with Curated Innovation founder Christian Bailey about his entrepreneurship experiences and leading a multidisciplinary innovation lab at LabCentral...

Bernat Olle

Bernat Olle

The CEO of Vedanta Biosciences shares the company's history and trajectory, advice for students interested in founding or joining biotech...

David Lucchino

David Lucchino

Synapse spoke with Entrega President and CEO David Lucchino about his journey from founding a biotech IP firm to CEO...

Richard Heyman

Richard Heyman

Synapse spoke with Richard Heyman about his journey from UCSD postdoc to leading two companies developing drugs for hormone receptor-driven...

 

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