Sanofi Vaccines Chief Loew To Be Ipsen CEO
Eyebrows Raised At Timing
Sanofi Pasteur head David Loew has been at the heart of the company's bids to develop vaccines for COVID-19 but has decided to accept a different challenge instead and take the helm at Ipsen.
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The French drugmaker has joined the likes of Moderna, BioNTech and CureVac in advancing an mRNA vaccine against the virus that causes COVID-19 that could take the fraction of the time to develop compared with the old egg- and cell-based technology.