Brexit: What Does It Mean for Life Sciences?

Approximately two weeks ago, citizens of the UK voted to leave the EU, so-called “Brexit,” by a vote of 53.4 percent to 46.6 percent. If you are like me, you are fascinated by the outcome of the Brexit vote. I have consumed news stories, podcasts, and social media all reporting on the implications of this vote – financial meltdown, voter regret, political fallout, concerns about overly strong currencies, cheap trips to England, the dissolution of the UK, and intergenerational family rifts…I have been reading it all. What has been a smaller part of the story, however, is what the Brexit means for the life sciences industry. Below...