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Biotech to the Rescue

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Eric Balchunas is an analyst at Bloomberg Intelligence focused on exchange-traded funds.

Eric Balchunas from Bloomberg moderates a discussion with LifeSci’s Paul Yook and Ryan Cinalli, PhD on the state of biotech in the time of coronavirus. They discuss biotech basics, the outlook for biotech, and the investment opportunity. They also cover two unique ways to play biotech via specialized ETFs.

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Ryan Cinalli, PhD is the Chief Scientific Officer at LifeSci Index Partners

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Paul Yook is a founder, Partner & CIO at LifeSci Index Partners

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LifeSci Index Partners, LLC is the index provider to the Fund.


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