Good Bye
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
1y ago
Brady Huggett signs off. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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Jay Keasling
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
Jay Keasling is a professor in the College of Chemistry at the University of California at Berkeley, where he runs the Keasling lab. He’s also the CEO of the Joint BioEnergy Institute, and has been involved in several startups. His conversation with Nature Biotechnology covers growing up on the family farm in Nebraska, how Genentech led him into biotech, and the future of biofuels. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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Ingmar Hoerr
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
Ingmar Hoerr is a co-founder and former CEO of CureVac. His conversation with Nature Biotechnology covers his initial discovery with RNA while in his PhD program, the struggle to find venture financing for CureVac, and how a brain aneurysm changed his view on life.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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Lita Nelsen
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
Lita Nelsen is the former long-time director of the Technology Licensing Office at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her talk with Nature Biotechnology covers her father’s life designing television antennas, what drove her to the chemical engineering program at MIT, and the ingredients required to create an entrepreneurial environment on campus (and beyond).   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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Hope Lies in Dreams Chapter 1
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
Stan Crooke is born ⬩ A tenuous existence ⬩ Life with his mother ⬩ The Tech Corner ⬩ Arsenal Tech High School ⬩ Nancy ⬩ Hoodlum ways ⬩ Off to Purdue   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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Anthony Atala
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
Anthony Atala is the director of the Institute for Regenerative Medicine at Wake Forest University. He is also a co-founder of Precise Bio. His conversation with Nature Biotechnology covers implanting the first tissue-engineered bladder into a patient, Wake Forest’s plans for fostering entrepreneurship, and how he was coerced into a research career by a mentor.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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Nancy Simonian
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
Nancy Simonian is president and CEO of Syros Pharmaceuticals. Her conversation with Nature Biotechnology covers going against the advice of her mentor to take a job at Biogen; the long, winding path to approval for the multiple myeloma drug Velcade; and assisting her father in the operating room as a girl.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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First Rounders: Harvey Berger
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
Nature Biotechnology spoke to Harvey Berger about developing Iclusig, the difference between managing a patient's health and running a company, and how a public entity deals with bad news.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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First Rounder: George Yancopoulos
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
George Yancopoulos talks about the scientific foundation at Regeneron, upholding the family name and giving back through teaching.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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First Rounder: Una Ryan
First Rounders
by Nature Biotechnology
2y ago
Una Ryan discusses the biotech East Coast vs. West; life in Oxford, UK; and her initial foray into industry via a job at Monsanto.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information ..read more
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