Pharma and tech companies including Amazon Inc., Astrazeneca plc, Pfizer Inc., Merck & Co. Inc. and Teva Inc. are partnering with an innovation lab based in Israel to accelerate artificial intelligence (AI) driven antibody discovery. Rehovot, Israel-based Aion Labs recently launched a venture hub for innovators and scientists from around the world.
Ten years from now, what medical technologies will generate the most economic value and where is the industry heading? At the annual Biomed Israel conference, held in Tel Aviv, health care, pharmaceutical and technology advisor, and board director Sandra Morgan examined research from consulting firm McKinsey & Co. and beyond on the biggest innovation trends in the sector.
At the annual Biomed Israel conference, held in Tel Aviv, Eyal Lifschitz, co-founder of Israeli venture capital fund Peregrine Venture, urged entrepreneurs to adapt their business strategy or face a long, difficult road to exit. With strategic companies increasingly favoring companies later in development, Lifschitz advised innovators to expand their vision beyond the traditional buyers.