After losing her daughter to a rare disease, Sharon King is looking to rewrite the playbook of drug development

Listen to the article 6 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. “Hope requires action,” Sharon King is fond of saying. And her daughter, Taylor, knew all about action. Sharon King, manager of advocacy and community engagement, Aldevron Permission granted by Sharon King. Taylor was 10 years old when … Read more

For Global Blood Therapeutics, the connection to sickle cell disease runs deep

Listen to the article 7 min This audio is auto-generated. Please let us know if you have feedback. Many disadvantaged young Black people with sickle cell disease approach the healthcare system looking for pain relief only to hear providers quickly judge them as drug seekers — a reality that drives Global Blood Therapeutics (GBT) to … Read more