The Fourth Pillar of Cancer w/ Anand Parikh of Faeth Therapeutics

The Fourth Pillar of Cancer w/ Anand Parikh of Faeth Therapeutics
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The Fourth Pillar of Cancer w/ Anand Parikh of Faeth Therapeutics
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Episode August 24, 2022 00:59:58

Hosted By

Ian Rountree Amee Kapadia Andrew Kirima

Show Notes

Today we're joined by Anand Parikh, founder and CEO of Faeth Therapeutics.

Faeth combines precision nutrition, therapeutics, and digital health to deliver a cancer-fighting program designed to deprive tumors of the nutrients they need to grow while providing optimal nutritional support to healthy tissues. 

In this episode, we get into what led Anand to start Faeth, dig into the operational complexity behind the business's software, therapeutics, and nutrition aspects, discuss fundraising for an unconventional business model, and more. 

Get in touch—

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Enroll in Faeth's clinical trials here

Check out Faeth's open roles here

 

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