Newsletter | October 8, 2021

10.08.21 -- Going Precommercial -- From The Commercial World

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Going Precommercial: From The Commercial World
Nancy Lurker, a veteran Big Pharma marketer, now runs a small biopharma. And she admits, “The business models are very, very different.”
Skills I Learned That Have Helped Me As A Public Pharma CEO

While I learned a great deal about the industry in the latter part of my career, as a leader, my foundation was molded by the valuable lessons learned in two very different spaces — the U.S. Army Reserve and nursing.

What Are Your Thoughts Around The Unprecedented Growth Of Biopharmas Going Public During The Pandemic?

See the answer from Dennis Purcell, a founder and senior advisor of Aisling Capital.

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CMS Restructured The CAR-T DRG: What It Means For Manufacturers And Four Strategies Forward
In August 2021, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) expanded the chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR-T) diagnosis-related group (DRG). While industry generally views this change as a positive development, significant uncertainties remain as to the specific immunotherapies included and how payment will change over time. To prepare, you should adjust your launch strategies.
A Conversation On The Biopharma Cold Chain

In this executive virtual roundtable (EVR) section, Tim Valko, head of global manufacturing supply chain at Atara Biotherapeutics, provides his thoughts on the cold chain (temperature range of 2° C to 8° C ) and ultracold chain (-90° C to -60° C ) systems for transporting temperature-sensitive biopharmaceuticals.

Wooing Top Talent: Hiring And Recruiting Strategies For Life Science Companies

Competition for top talent in life sciences remains fierce. So how do companies set themselves apart? In this latest executive virtual roundtable (EVR), panelists discuss some of the current trends in hiring and recruiting, along with some best practices used in building out their teams. This EVR includes perspectives from Usama Malik, CEO, Fore Biotherapeutics, Paula Ragan, Ph.D., CEO, and cofounder, X4 Pharmaceuticals, Jonathan Rigby, CEO, Revolo Biotherapeutics, and Matt Toner, cofounder and CEO, LifeSci Search.

October 2021 Digital Edition

Inside you will find more on:

  • Industry Research
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  • Business Strategies
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