Ex-PepsiCo Exec Mehmood Khan Joins Life Biosciences as CEO

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Life Biosciences has appointed Mehmood Khan to serve as its CEO. Khan joins Boston-based Life Bio from PepsiCo (NASDAQ: PEP), where he was vice chairman and chief scientific officer. His experience also includes time at Takeda Pharmaceutical (NYSE: TAK), where he was president of the Takeda Global Research & Development Center. In January, Life Bio closed $50 million in Series B funding to continue its research of therapies treating diseases of aging.