Monday, September 17, 2001
As biotech has grown, there are now many new faces in the industry
who may not recognize the immense contributions of Lisa Raines to advancing
the regulatory and political framework that surrounds and supports the industry.
For those of us who have been around longer, Lisa's murder in the hijacking
and crash into the Pentagon of American Airlines Flight 77 last week forces
us to remember other, more personal recollections that go beyond her professional
While we cannot catalog all the comments of her friends and
colleagues, here are a few observances from BioCentury's perspective.