2023 STATUS List: The definitive list of leaders in life sciencesCurated bySTAT
Explore the STATUS List — 46 individuals shaping the future of their fields. Drawn from sectors including biotech and diagnostics, as well as broader arenas like education and policy, each individual has taken extra steps to help others and build community in these often-divisive times. Learn more about these well-known figures and unheralded heroes who are shaping our life science landscape.
Death SentenceCurated bySTAT
There is a simple, outright cure for hepatitis C. But state prisons across the country are failing to save hundreds of people who die each year from the virus and related complications. A STAT investigation has found that more than 1,000 incarcerated people died from hepatitis C-related complications in the six years after a curative drug hit the market. The death rate in 2019 was double that of the broader U.S. population.