Craig Shimasaki



This case study focuses on Moleculera Labs, an emerging biotechnology R&D company developing clinical diagnostics and identifying new therapeutic targets. This article covers commercialization and innovation strategy applicable to an emerging biotech company that has utilized patient-centric, capital efficient, and lean principles for development, validation, and go-to-market execution. This case study includes key factors that are essential for successful biotechnology companies. These range from management of technology, market, and team/leadership risks to dealing with financing, regulatory, IP, and reimbursement issues.