Robert Weisman

Weisman covers the healthcare and life sciences industries for the Business section. He was a business reporter and editor for the Hartford Courant and the Seattle Times before joining the Globe in 2000.

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Baker may consolidate development agencies, aide says

By , Globe Staff

Governor Baker is rethinking how the state can best promote the life sciences industry, the new economic development chief said.

Flagship Ventures raises $537 million, biggest fund ever

By , Globe Staff

Flagship has invested in about 35 active portfolio companies, most in the Boston area.

Baker mum on agency plan at Kendall Square meeting

By , Globe Staff

The governor hinted broadly that his administration, rather than focusing on specific industries, will promote collaboration between sectors.

Markey seeks repeal of medical device tax

By , Globe Staff

Sen. Edward Markey’s bill is the second in the Senate to seek repeal of the contentious tax.