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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Convention for MS researchers opens in Boston

By Robert Weisman , Globe Staff

MSBoston2014 is the largest multiple sclerosis scientific meeting ever, with more than 8,500 people registered.

For multiple sclerosis sufferers, an anxious hope

By Robert Weisman , Globe Staff

A global conference in Boston this week should offer a look at the progress being made in improving the lives of those with MS.

Sailboat that crossed Atlantic highlights people with multiple sclerosis


The boat sailed from Copenhagen to Boston ahead of a multiple sclerosis convention.

AbbVie, Infinity to collaborate on blood cancer drug

By Robert Weisman , Globe Staff

In the US, plans call for Infinity and AbbVie to jointly commercialize duvelisib and share equally in any potential profits.