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THREE film-loving siblings watch TWO movies and pick which ONE better achieves what it sets out to do! Together, Meg, Noah, and Eliza will watch two films that share some kind of similarity; it might be an obscure connection (did you know 'A Bug's Life' and 'Seven Samurai' have the exact same plot?) or a dumb and obvious one ('Billy Madison' vs. 'Billy Elliot'). Then, they pick apart both films in the kind of funny, faceted discussion that could only occur between twins (and also their other ...
 
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Gilead gets FDA approval in oncology, Bio-Techne acquires Asuragen, AI for tumor targeting, and Achilles completes $175M IPO. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche-044-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-044-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-044-3 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-044-4 Music by Luke Goodson https://www.sound…
 
i can hear the far-off sound of helicopter parenting on the horizon ’Razzle Dazzle’ is a true underdog story, being about an unconventional children’s dance troupe AND being a little-seen Australian mockumentary that Eliza, Noah, and Meg have randomly championed since age 8. ‘Drop Dead Gorgeous’, on the other hand, stars Hollywood comedic talent li…
 
Charles River acquires Retrogenix, IQVIA fully acquires Q2 Solutions, Agios sells $1.8B in oncology, and Alloy forges a $75M series C. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche-043-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-043-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-043-3 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-043-4 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-043-…
 
these movies will make you long for the golden days of lockdown In commiseration with Eliza, who is TRAPPED in a CRUEL government's nationally mandated quarantine system (actually an extremely comfy and manageable hotel stay), the gang locks the doors and settles in for a claustrophobic double feature. Or is that 'caustrophobic'?? whatever David Fi…
 
This is our March bonus episode. I sit down with Dr. Benjamin Schwartz an orthopedic surgeon and digital health expert. We talk digital integration, healthcare cost, and how you can get involved in the space. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Guest References https://www.benschwartzmd.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/ben-schwartz-md/ Music by…
 
Mergers in precision oncology testing, Medtronic breakthrough valve replacement, Gyroscope raises capital for AMD, and small molecule genetic treatments get $240M IPO. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche-041-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-041-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-041-3 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-041…
 
'age ain't nothin but a number' - R. Kelly This week the Janssens get seduced by the enduring baby-boomer magic of 'The Graduate', but also Hal Ashby's less successful 1971 cult hit 'Harold and Maude'. Both films take a darkly comedic look at romance, you see, focusing on a lost young guy and his more senior love interest, all soundtracked to the m…
 
A new MS therapeutic, Fujifilm picks CDMO facility site, consolidation in medical services, and a new oncology startup. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche-040-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-040-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-040-3 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-040-4 Music by Luke Goodson https://www.soundcloud.…
 
92% reduction in COVID mortality, AVEO gets FDA approval, Takeda acquires Maverick and targets emerging markets, and AgomAb raises $74M Series B for regenerative medicine. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche-039-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-039-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-039-3 https://tinyurl.com/Niche…
 
Amgen nabs Five Prime Therapeutics in $1.9B deal, KemPharm ligates their way out of debt with ADHD, three failed COVID19 pipelines, and Colfax follows 2019 merger with corporate split. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/niche-038-1 https://tinyurl.com/niche-038-2 https://tinyurl.com/niche-038-3 https://tiny…
 
WELCOME to the official (unofficial) Nancy Meyers film club!! Noah and returning guest/gf Darcey Eagle have a generous glass of wine at the ready to dive into two Meyers’ classics headfirst. Kicking things off with a beautifully performed tribute to ‘The Parent Trap’ and all things Nancy, Noah and Darcey uplift the canon of this dramedy writing and…
 
I sit down with Dr. Mitrani, the Chief Scientific Officer for Organicell, a clinical stage biopharma company focused on regenerative medicine. Their leading product, Zofin is currently in early clinical trials for the treatment of COVID19. Eventually it may be a therapeutic for long haulers. Key Talking Points 2:43 - Dr. Mitrani’s Journey to regene…
 
PRA acquired by Icon, Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine approved, Oncopeptides’ earns FDA approval, Roivant acquires Silicone Therapeutics, and Merck acquires Pandion. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/niche-036-1 https://tinyurl.com/niche-036-2 https://tinyurl.com/niche-036-3 https://tinyurl.com/niche-036-4 htt…
 
it’s britney bitch. britney? who is she i don’t know her Oops! We Did It Again, and by 'it' I mean watching two pop diva star vehicles and comparing them to each other in this very musical, millennial episode. First we cover Mariah Carey’s regrettable ‘Glitter’, a movie which came out on September 11 2001 (yikes), before moving onto Britney Spear’s…
 
Eli Lilly bets on RIPK1, Charles River spends $875M on cell and gene therapy, Adjuvant Capital gets who’s who in backing, you can now buy an at-home COVID19 testing kit whenever you want, and Abbott does it again for the 389th time. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/niche-35-1 https://tinyurl.com/niche-35-…
 
luck be a lady tonight 💰♥️♦️♠️♣️🎰 Confirmed gambler and degenerate Max Kronick (@MaxerOfDisguise) joins us again to cover TWO movies about the ecstasy and agony of gambling/hustling!! Will Uncut Gems get mentioned a lot? u BET! Which gameplay obsessive will win the day, Paul Newman in ‘The Hustler’ or James Caan in ‘The Gambler’? both characters ar…
 
Genentech’s next tech, GSK divests to invest, Bristol Myers Squibb checks oncology, Cassava Sciences raises capital, Libtayo gets expanded FDA approval, and Hyperfine turns on hyperdrive. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche-34-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-34-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-34-3 https://tiny…
 
california dreaming?? more like california NIGHTMARE...ing With Los Angeles now the epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic, we present this special episode where Eliza and All American guest Max Kronick (@MaxerOfDisguise) watch two LA movies. Not just any LA movies; big sprawling messes with crazy underground conspiracies, fun misogyny, and somewhat…
 
Two Mercks - three stories, Paraxel gets genomes, Genomes get Money, and 2021 is the year of the upsized public offering. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche-33-Merck1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-33-Merck2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-33-Merck3 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-33-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-33-3 h…
 
Biogen gets punted but it’s good, lupus breakthroughs, Senseonics raises capital, and Novavax and Johnson & Johnson… and Janssen. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche-032-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-032-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-032-3 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-032-4 https://tinyurl.com/Niche-032-5 Mus…
 
Racists HATE THEM! local siblings SOLVE RACISM with this ONE WEIRD TRICK Writer/filmmaker/probably a wizard Ivana Brehas joins the podcast once more with another genius combination of films; the horror hit ‘Get Out’, and ‘Tyrel’, a lower-budget drama with some mixed critical reception. There are some truly striking similarities between both movies,…
 
This is our January interview bonus. I sit down with John Reites, founder and CEO of Thread Research to discuss eCOA, decentralized clinical trials past, present, and future, and how you can think about a decentralized approach to your project. Timeline 1:00 – The last 10 years of decentralized research 3:15 – The current regulatory landscape and v…
 
Thermo Fisher Scientific spends a billion, Boston Scientific also spends a billion and gets FDA approval, Verve pulls $94 million for CRISPR in humans, and Vera raises $80 million for Berger’s disease Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche030-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche030-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche030-3…
 
100 million vaccines, EvoQ’s NanoDisk, Merck gets FDA priority, and startups in wearables, startups in diagnostics. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://tinyurl.com/Niche029-1 https://tinyurl.com/Niche029-2 https://tinyurl.com/Niche029-3 https://tinyurl.com/Niche029-4 Music by Luke Goodson https://www.soundcloud.com/luke…
 
This episode is TURTLEY radical, tubular, and mondo!!! also cowabunga We speak with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles expert/film projectionist/good person Zach Karpinellison about his recent infatuation w the sewer-dwelling green freaks, and also revisit the 1990 TMNT film that brought the franchise to global attention. But before that, Noah, Eliza and…
 
Turning CAR T on and off, Fujifilm’s $2 billion investment, Affinivax raises $226 million, and startups to watch Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References 10.1126/scitranslmed.abb6295 https://affinivax.com/affinivax-announces-226-million-series-c-financing-to-advance-its-pipeline-of-novel-maps-vaccines-targeting-infectious-diseases/ …
 
witness the Lee family legacy ...and TRAGEDY *sadly kicks a bad guy's head off* for eons now, Noah has been obsesst with Bruce Lee and his distinct brand of badass. not just his movies, like 1973's 'Enter The Dragon', but also his tragic early demise, and the eerie on-set death of his son Brandon Lee while filming his breakout 'The Crow'. LISTEN to…
 
AstraZeneca and W.H.O., vaccine I-told-you-so’s, Phitonex acquired by ThermoFisher, and Axsome reports success in migraine relief. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.rttnews.com/3157074/astrazeneca-s-covid-19-vaccine-cleared-by-expert-panel-in-india.aspx?refresh=1 https://www.who.int/news/item/31-12-2020-who-issues…
 
dam i wish i lived back in the olden times!! back when ppl could have super sexy and easy queer lives!!!! holidaying and havin sex in europe!! This romantic, heartbreaking pair of recent queer romances came from the twisted musical mind of Anthony Carr, our podcast's own troubadour. And the gang has plenty of tears to shed over both movies, Luca Gu…
 
COVID updates, ERT & Bioclinica merge, Philips acquires BioTelemetry, and augmented reality surgeries. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.ellumehealth.com/2020/12/15/fda-authorizes-ellume-covid-19-home-test-as-first-over-the-counter-fully-at-home-diagnostic-test/ Wang et al., 2019 - https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021…
 
The gang is BACK with the love and support of That's Not Canon Productions, making this podcast a truly sexy til-death-do-us-part romantic affair. Just like the ride-or-die romance in this week's films, the 1967 counterculture classic 'Bonnie and Clyde' and the recent remix of the Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker myth, 'Queen and Slim'. How does the …
 
Vaccines are here, capitalizing on capital with IPOs, and Gilead targets Hepatitis D. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/fda-takes-key-action-fight-against-covid-19-issuing-emergency-use-authorization-first-covid-19 https://www.abcellera.com/news/2020-12-10-abcellera-announce…
 
Everlywell expands at-home testing, Bayer and Atara strike deal, and Moderna heads to the FDA. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/everlywell-announces-175-million-financing-to-expand-consumer-lab-testing-and-digital-health-offerings-301185355.html https://media.bayer.com/baynews/baynews…
 
This week, we take a thanksgiving break from the news cycle to bring you a special interview with a COVID survivor and healthcare worker, Trenton Barrick. He shares an inside perspective on the healthcare industry as well as his personal experience being hospitalized with COVID19. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Trenton's Website https://ww…
 
Pfizer submits to the FDA, how mRNA vaccines work, and Novartis drops a billion, but really only $50 million Story References https://www.biospace.com/article/pfizer-and-biontech-to-submit-covid-19-vaccine-to-fda-for-emergency-use-today/ https://www.biospace.com/article/releases/stoke-therapeutics-announces-pricing-of-97-5-million-public-offering/ …
 
COVID19 vaccine news, an app to stop nightmares, Agios targets Sickle Cell disease, and Silverback files to go public. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.pfizer.com/news/press-release/press-release-detail/pfizer-and-biontech-announce-vaccine-candidate-against https://investors.modernatx.com/news-releases/news-relea…
 
Aducanumab skeptics, Novo Nordisk and Merck make acquisitions, but first a market update. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2020/11/biogen-s-alzheimer-s-drug-candidate-takes-beating-fda-advisers https://www.merck.com/news/merck-announces-third-quarter-2020-financial-results/ https://www.novonor…
 
Syneos Health acquires Synteract, Apellis strikes a billion-dollar deal, and clinical trial patient enrollment, but first a market update. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.investor.syneoshealth.com/news-releases/news-release-details/syneos-health-acquire-synteract-top-cro-provider-emerging https://www.prnewswire.…
 
This week, siteless with vision, IQVIA back on track, 36%, convalescent plasma, and Remdesivir approved. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201020005645/en/LabCorp-Transforms-the-Clinical-Trial-Experience-And-Streamlines-the-Drug-Development-Process https://www.businesswire.com/news/hom…
 
Failures in sickle-cell therapy, CRO mergers in Asia, Praxis IPO, and wasp venom. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://ir.cyclerion.com/news-releases/news-release-details/cyclerion-announces-phase-2-strong-scd-study-results-patients https://ir.cyclerion.com/news-releases/news-release-details/cyclerion-announces-positive-…
 
part 1 was fun wasn’t it! we talked about Sonic the Hedgehog, and Zack Snyder being a silly goof, and so many other funny things hehe! well LISTEN UP PUNK. this is Part 2 and we ain’t playing around anymore. In the hefty conclusion to our discussion of 2020's big movie controversies, Noah and Eliza break down some of the more impactful stories from…
 
Nobel prizes, clinical trials for tinnitus, Takeda’s billion-dollar deal, and the White House keeps science political Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/chemistry/2020/summary/ https://stm.sciencemag.org/content/12/564/eabb2830 https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/05/us/politics/coronavirus-vaccine…
 
are u up to date on 2020's wildest movie scandals or have you been living under a ROCK??!! Because that's really ok, everyone's been super isolated actually and we thought it would be nice to cover some of that fun n nasty n fascinating news for ur listening pleasure. In a rambling angsty discussion of each of 2020's big movie controversies, one by…
 
Bristol Myers strikes a $13 billion deal, presidential experiments, the NIH funds under-represented testing, and Sophia Genetics raises $110 million. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201005005381/en/Bristol-Myers-Squibb-to-Acquire-MyoKardia-for-13.1-Billion-in-Cash https://www.science…
 
Another Alzheimer’s failure, COVID19 updates, two stories in the supplements space, and Taysha goes public. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://ir.acimmune.com/news-releases/news-release-details/ac-immune-reports-top-line-results-tauriel-phase-2-trial https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.09.23.20199604v1.full.pd…
 
Finch does probiotics the expensive way, lipid nanoparticles, a followup on transparency, and LAVA gains immuno-therapy support. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200916005915/en/Moderna-and-Vertex-Establish-New-Collaboration-to-Treat-Cystic-Fibrosis-Using-Gene-Editing https://finchthe…
 
This week, vaccines and shark statistics, are noses the ultimate pipedream, and eye drops to replace eye-glasses. Sponsors https://www.thescopemethod.com Story References https://www.astrazeneca.com/content/astraz/media-centre/press-releases/2020/statement-on-astrazeneca-oxford-sars-cov-2-vaccine-azd1222-covid-19-vaccine-trials-temporary-pause.html…
 
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