Bob Wright provides an update on HARPA on CNBC

Today, Bob Wright provided an update on his work to establish HARPA, a Health Advanced Research Projects Agency, on CNBC's Squawk on the Street.

With 117 people dying from pancreatic cancer every day, 45,000 people every year, we need an innovative program like the DoD’s DARPA, to build capabilities for the major health challenges facing our country.

“It is the government helping itself,” said Mr. Wright, as he described the support he has received from leadership across the aisle.

You can watch the entire interview HERE.