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A Reborn Forma Therapeutics Focuses on Rare Blood Diseases and Cancer

March 20, 2020

Forma Therapeutics had long been a platform-based drug company that used high-throughput screening to discover new drugs that would be developed by partners. After many years, Forma began transitioning to become a fully integrated therapeutics company focused on rare blood disorders and cancer. It brought in Frank Lee, who had been a senior vice president of global product strategy at Genentech, as CEO to help execute the company’s new plan. We spoke to Lee about why he joined Forma, the company’s program in sickle cell disease, and his vision Forma as a company that develops and commercializes its own medicines.


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