→ Paolo Paoletti, the former president of GSK’s oncology R&D group, has taken the helm at Abingworth-backed GammaDelta Therapeutics. “I’m extremely excited to take on this role to further advance the pioneering research on gamma delta (γδ) T cells of the company’s founders, Professor Adrian Hayday and Dr Oliver Nussbaumer at King’s College London and the Francis Crick Institute,” Paoletti said in a statement. “The unique properties of γδ T cells, coupled with the proprietary knowledge of the company offer great prospects for the development of innovative immunotherapies for many forms of cancers, including solid tumours, and potentially auto-inflammatory diseases.” Pfizer vet Natalie Mount joined the biotech as CSO.
→ Blueprint CEO Jeff Albers has inked a new lease for 100,000 square feet in Cambridge, MA, according to the Boston Business Journal.
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