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Jonathan Saltzman

Jonathan Saltzman is a member of the Globe’s Spotlight Team. He has more than two decades of journalism experience. He previously worked for WBUR and WRNI, the NPR stations in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Before that, he was a reporter at the Providence Journal.

Latest stories

Startup seeks answers to insidious form of epilepsy

By , Globe Staff

A key scientist behind Biogen’s drug for a deadly rare condition in kids hopes to catch lightning in a bottle again through a new startup in Bedford.

The growth of Mass. biotechs is outpacing the number of qualified workers

By , Globe Staff

A new report says 12,000 new jobs are likely to be created between mid-2017 and the middle of 2023.

This Cambridge nonprofit is seeking every drug ever developed

By , Globe Staff

A local biomedical institute wants to see if drugs can be used to treat diseases besides those for which they were intended.

Takeda, Shire agree on $62 billion takeover deal

By , Globe Staff

The acquisition, one of the biggest deals ever in the pharmaceuticals industry, will give Takeda wider reach into the world’s biggest drug market.