Stephane Bancel

Stephane Bancel

Biotech
TEDxBeaconStreet 2013

WHAT IF mRNA COULD BE A DRUG?


Biology dogma: DNA –> mRNA –> proteins. The biotech industry has made wonders for patients in the last 30 years making recombinant proteins (EPO, insulin…). What if mRNA could be a drug and the body could make its own missing proteins on demand?

Bio

Stephane Bancel is the founding CEO of Moderna Therapeutics in Cambridge MA.