Our mission is to provide industry relevant news updates in precision medicine, omics, and genetics. Founded in 2013 in the San Francisco Bay Area to provide a conduit between research and related technical and analytical resources. Our company consists of PhD level research scientists who bring decades of industry experience and expertise in the biotechnology, molecular diagnostics, pharma, and life science research markets to the table. We are dedicated to communicating in the researcher’s language, identifying unmet needs, and understanding product development. Our goals are aligned to researcher’s needs to increase productivity. Our background with our future-focused outlook makes us a resourceful and exciting alternative to traditional news sites. Our comprehensive knowledge of the market we live and breathe is invaluable to our partnerships and potential.
We are a unique team of life scientists with years of industry experience in software tool development for the management, analysis, and knowledge extraction of genomics data in research, drug discovery, and the clinical setting
Cristin Smith, MBA – Managing Director
Cristin brings a decade of marketing and product development experience in the life science industry to enlightenbio. Cristin previously played an integral role in initiating DNAnexus’ social media marketing presence on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. She has also organized and coordinated workshops and trade show exhibits at top industry conferences. Earlier in her career, she contributed to the research and development of several successful food testing and forensic science products at Applied Biosystems (now Thermo Fisher Scientific). Cristin has a BS in Genetics and an MBA with a concentration in Marketing Management.
Customers and Partners
Some of our past customers and partners include emerging and innovative start-up companies in genomics, personalized medicine, and business intelligence. We support(ed) them in developing, launching, and marketing exceptional products.