There’s an unsung hero in the world of pharmaceutical development and manufacturing who helps bring world-changing drugs to market. One such hero is right here in our own backyard. BIOVECTRABIOVECTRA is a CDMO, or a Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization, and they help pharmaceutical companies scale their innovations to bring life-changing science to those who need it.

Come along as we explore Biovectra from the perspective of Chief Science Officer, Marc Sauer, and the fascinating story of Joanne Condon, who unexpectedly found that her company was playing a key role in the fight for her life. You can learn more at

Marc Sauer is the Chief Science Officer at Biovectra and you can visit his LinkedIn at

This series is brought to you by Life Sciences Nova Scotia. LSNS is fueling innovation and commercial success of the life sciences sector in Nova Scotia by amplifying the ambition of founders and visionaries who aim to change the world through the commercialization of game-changing ideas. Learn more about them at

New Wave is produced by Snack Labs. It is narrated and written by Taylor MacGillivary and edited by Brian Stever, Jeremie Saunders and Taylor MacGillivary from Snack Labs. Music by Tom Fox and sound design by Donovan Morgan. Find out more about Snack Labs at