Akunna Iheanacho, PhD

In this episode I interviewed Akunna Iheanacho, PhD. Akunna is the CSO at Texcell North America. Texcell is a Global CRO specializing in custom cell culture, virus propagation, virus concentration, viral clearance services, and viral safety testing in support of biopharmaceutical applications submitted to the FDA and other regulatory authorities.

0:56 Introduction

3:26 How STEM impacted Akunna's journey into Life Sciences

9:17 Who is Texcell and what do they do?

11:24 What is one lesson that has shaped what you do?

14:47 What advice would you give to someone that is thinking about starting in life science?

21:14 What are the big challenges you have faced this year?

28:00 Three questions

What inspires you? What concerns you? What excites you?