Article | September 1, 2016

Would You Describe Yourself As An Entrepreneur?

Source: Life Science Leader
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By Rob Wright, Chief Editor, Life Science Leader
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Cutting Room Floor

“That’s an interesting question,” replies Axel Hoos, M.D., Ph.D., and the subject of a recent feature article in Life Science Leader magazine. The SVP therapeutic area head for oncology R&D and head of immuno-oncology at GSK has been in biotech before, an experience he says he very much enjoyed. “It operates differently than Big Pharma.” But to do what he was hoping to do — create an entirely new paradigm that resulted in the field of immuno-oncology — he felt he needed an environment with enough resources that one hiccup wouldn’t throw everything off.