Eli Lilly gets behind the latest approach to solving gene therapy’s delivery problem

This story features GenEdit, a former QB3 Garage@Berkeley company. The incubator space in Stanley Hall features more than 800 square feet of laboratory space for startup companies.  Kunwoo Lee was a graduate student at UC-Berkeley when gene editing pioneer Jennifer Doudna — who happened to work in the same building where he studied — published a… More

What it’s like to pivot a health startup in a pandemic

In early March, YourChoice Therapeutics CEO Akash Bakshi was typing out his investor update when he tucked in a question at the bottom. His company’s progress toward using niclosamide, a medication normally used to treat tapeworms, as a new kind of birth control that stopped sperm from moving was going well — the startup had… More