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.

Latest stories

Billerica company loans portable lead testing machines to Flint doctors

By , Globe Staff

A privately held Billerica company has loaned dozens of its portable lead testers to doctors in Flint, Mich.

Alnylam buys Norton site for $200m drug manufacturing plant

By , Globe Staff

The facility may employ 220 workers within five years.

Emulate opening headquarters and lab in Seaport district

By , Globe Staff

Emulate Inc., a startup making so-called organ-on-a-chip systems, will open a new headquarters and lab space Friday in Boston’s Seaport District

Aegerion slashing 80 jobs in cost-cutting move

By , Globe Staff

Cambridge biotech Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc. said it will eliminate 25 percent of its workforce.