Stem cell therapy recently hit the headlines, after reports that Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had undergone successful treatment and regained consciousness from his trauma induced coma.
Stem cells have the potential to replicate any cell in the body, meaning damaged cells and tissues can be repaired and replaced. This capability could revolutionise medicine. However, for now, issues surrounding cost and efficacy remain problematic.
That being said, Schumacher's case can't be ignored and the public attention will be welcomed by many of my connections working hard in this space to help improve treatments and save lives.
Alongside the growing trend of value-based searches, I wanted to delve into why candidates prioritise companies that focus on fundamental principles and ethics which resonate with them, as opposed to other more material benefits. Find out why, here.
In this episode, Jack speaks with two Co-Founders at Centivax about life as successful entrepreneurs, the journey to acquisition, challenges and learnings - and using them to become an industry-defining author. Listen now.
In this episode, Jack speaks with Twlya Tiongson Neal, Managing Director at Accenture, about commercial strategy and what this really looks like in the current life science landscape. Click to listen.