Author Archives: Aoife Brennan

Coming Together While Staying Apart
March 23, 2020

This blog was written by Aoife Brennan, CEO of Synlogic, as part of the From The Trenches feature of LifeSciVC. I have never participated in trench warfare and I am sure it was pretty grim for those who lived and

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Call Me, Maybe
February 3, 2020

This blog post was written by Aoife Brennan, CEO of Synlogic, as part of the From The Trenches feature of LifeSciVC. My first job at a public company was when I joined Biogen or Biogen Idec as it was then

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Goldilocks And GMP
August 7, 2019

This blog was written by Aoife Brennan, CEO of Synlogic Therapeutics, as part of the From The Trenches feature of LifeSciVC. New therapeutic platforms, like those based on cell and gene therapy, provide potential to address diseases in new ways

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Of Microbes And Men
May 29, 2019

This blog was written by Aoife Brennan, CEO of Synlogic Therapeutics, as part of the From The Trenches feature of LifeSciVC. I am the CEO of Synlogic, a synthetic biology company, where the focus of our work is the development

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Keep Calm and Carry On: How to Survive an FDA Inspection
February 21, 2019

This blog was written by Aoife Brennan, CEO of Synlogic, as part of the From The Trenches feature of LifeSciVC. It was apparently random, although I secretly suspect it was karmic punishment for my lack of imagination in writing the

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Fleece vs Future: How Small Companies Can Help Build Biotech Talent
November 13, 2018

This blog was written by Aoife Brennan, CEO of Synlogic, as part of the From The Trenches features of LifeSciVC. A lot has been written about the biotech talent war in the Boston area including the availability of talent as

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