Returning guest, Dr. Jeremy Levin, Chairman and CEO of Ovid Therapeutics, Inc., and former chairman of the global Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) discusses the new COVID variant Delta-Plus, a virus that mutated from the highly infective Delta version, and why vaccinations are so crucial.
Dr. Jeremy M. Levin is Chairman and CEO of Ovid Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:OVID), a company whose mission is to bring treatment to patients with rare neurological conditions. Dr. Levin is a former chairman of the Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO). Prior to founding Ovid, Dr. Levin was president and CEO of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., (TLV: TEVA). Dr. Levin was voted as one of the twenty-five most influential biotechnology leaders by Fierce Biotech and one of the top three biotechnology CEOs in 2020 by The Healthcare Technology Report.