Newsletter | October 16, 2020

10.16.20 -- How A Non-Scientist Identifies The Right Scientific Talent

Magazine Content
How A Non-Scientist Identifies The Right Scientific Talent

“You need to look beyond a person’s functional skills and find a way to assess their ability to work with others as well as their problem-solving skills,” says David Lucchino, CEO of Frequency Therapeutics.

Hiring C-Suite Leadership During The Pandemic

We have continued to recruit senior leadership and board members during these difficult times, and we are seeing new interviewing and hiring practices evolve. Here are a few of the lessons we’ve learned.

Changing How We Target Rare Diseases

After meeting with the FDA, we wanted to identify some ways to refine the clinical research and drug approval process for new drugs in the U.S.

Regulatory Content
Unpacking The FDA’s New Guidance On Controlling Nitrosamine Impurities In Drugs

On September 2, 2020, the Federal Register announced the availability of a final FDA guidance, "Control of Nitrosamine Impurities in Human Drugs." This guidance is immediately effective and was not subject to the usual comment period “…because of the importance of providing timely information to manufacturers regarding risk assessments, testing, and other appropriate actions they should take."

What Will Happen To Business Travel In 2021? Take Our 5-Question Survey.
What Is XPRIZE Doing To Help In The Battle Of COVID-19?

Peter Diamandis, M.D., founder and executive chairman, The XPRIZE Foundation, and cofounder and vice chairman of COVAXX, discusses some of the competitions being sponsored by XPRIZE to spur development of next-generation masks and rapid COVID-19 diagnostic tests.

Patent Issues In Life Sciences: An Overview Of Legal Coverage Of The Topic
From Inter Partes Review (IPR) trends, to new advances in AI or medtech, to how you can protect your company from a legal perspective, patent issues are, in some way, likely on your mind as a biopharma executive. For this ebook we’ve gathered some of the most informative and educational patent-related articles that appeared in Life Science Leader during 2019 and early 2020.
October 2020 Digital Edition

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  • Leadership Lessons
  • Companies To Watch
  • CEO Corner
  • Editor's Note

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