Healthcare >> Analyst Interviews >> April 13, 1998

Biopharmaceutical Stocks : Edmund A. Debler – Mehta Partners

EDMUND A. DEBLER of Mehta Partners is an analyst and a member of the firm. A research scientist at the Nathan S. Kline Institute, the New York State Office of Mental Hygiene, prior to coming to Wall Street, he was formerly associated with Mehta & Isaly. He graduated from Columbia College, earned his M.B.A. at Columbia Business School and his Ph.d. at New York University. A member of the Society for Neuroscience and the New York Academy of Sciences, he has published 21 scientific articles. Dr. Debler is married and his interests include concertgoing, opera, theatre and cinema. An afficionado of auto racing and a novice golfer, he also likes to ski. Profile
TWST: Edmund, tell me, first of all, about the universe of companies

that you follow and the area that you've defined as the

biopharmaceutical industry.

Mr. Debler: In 1998 we sort of