This Week’s Xconomy Report on WGBH: Security Innovation, Vertex, West Coast Acquisitions, & More
Our exciting partnership with the folks at WGBH continues. Check out this morning’s Xconomy report—a roundup of business, technology, and life sciences news that airs every Friday at 7:49am on 89.7 FM.
Today’s news: Wilmington, MA-based Security Innovation is involved in a transportation safety project that will test a wireless collision avoidance system for cars. Third Rock Ventures put $35 million behind Sage Therapeutics. Vertex Pharmaceuticals is seeking FDA approval for a drug that offers a new way to treat cystic fibrosis. And two Boston-area tech companies are being bought out by West Coast giants.