Jonathan Saltzman

Jonathan Saltzman has worked at the Boston Globe since 2002 and currently covers biotechnology and the life sciences. He previously covered the federal and state courts and then spent six years on the Spotlight Team. He was part of a team that won a George Polk Award in 2012 for a series on the state’s unusually high rate of acquittal at bench trials for drunk driving. He was also a runner-up for other awards, including a Pulitzer Prize and Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting, for a series of stories about dangerous off-campus housing for college students in Boston. Saltzman, a graduate of Brooklyn College, has worked at the Providence Journal, USA Today, the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, and the Poughkeepsie Journal. He also co-hosted a daily magazine show for the NPR station in Rhode Island. He lives in Providence.

Latest stories

Foundation Medicine will move its headquarters to the Seaport

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At 580,000 square feet, it’s the largest office lease signed in Boston since 2014.

Massachusetts medical board approves rules on simultaneous surgeries

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Doctors will have to give patients the names of junior surgeons who will participate in operations and document when the lead surgeon is absent.

Frequency signs $80m deal with Japan’s Astellas Pharma

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Woburn biotech is working on a drug to restore hearing.

Weeks after he signed a $70m deal with Vertex, Kymera’s CEO is out

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Laurent Audoly had led the company since 2017.