Luke Timmerman, the founder and editor of Timmerman Report, a subscription publication for biotech insiders, is a contributor and co-host of “Signal”, the STAT podcast. He is also working on his first book, a biography of biotech pioneer Lee Hood. Previously, Luke covered biotech at the Seattle Times, Xconomy, and Bloomberg News. Luke has a bachelor’s in journalism from the University of Wisconsin and was a 2005-06 Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT. He likes to run marathons and climb mountains.