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

Webster police officer killed in Auburn crash

By Lucas Phillips , Globe Correspondent

A Webster man died early Saturday morning after his car hit a tractor-trailer stopped in the breakdown lane on Route 395 in Auburn, according to State Police.

Cambridge biotech startup raises $150 million to develop cancer drugs

By , Globe Staff

Cullinan Oncology will be led by a former executive at Boston’s Intarcia Therapeutics.

Regulators say they’ll review Vertex’s new cystic fibrosis drug combo

By , Globe Staff

If approved, it would be the Boston biotech’s third treatment for the lung disease.

Bristol-Myers pays $300 million for Cambridge biotech

By , Globe Staff

Drug giant Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. has agreed to pay $300 million to buy a two-year-old Cambridge biotech developing treatments for cancers and other diseases.