“So, if you have an out-of-the-box idea, how do you get started with pursuing it?” "How do you go from zero-to-one?" Let’s find out. In this month's episode, Jens Holst takes us through his quest to discover the current frontline target and medication for diabetes. By simply starting small, taking incremental steps, working hard to understand the system deeply, Jens has built an impressive career in the field of biomedical science. His story teaches us how to take that crucial first step when it comes to discovery. In taking this step himself, Jens has made breakthroughs that continue to improve the health and quality of life for millions of patients around the world struggling with diabetes and obesity.Listen as Jens explains how staying committed in the face of challenges and finding something you enjoy can lead to a career of discovery.