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SDBN February 21st Free Happy Hour: Learning to Leverage Networks

February 8, 2012 – 11:50 am | Edit Post

The SDBN group continues to grow rapidly, with about 6,000 members on LinkedIn, thousands more on Facebook and Twitter, and more than 1,000 biotech professionals attending our events each year. How can you leverage the …

Focus on San Diego: Life Science Conferences Spring 2012

January 31, 2012 – 11:56 am | Edit Post

This spring San Diego downtown will be buzzing with scientific discussions as our city hosts a number of major scientific symposia.  We are excited to attend and soak in all the science that will be …

SDBN January 23rd Speed Networking: What Are Your 2012 Goals?

January 3, 2012 – 6:10 pm | Edit Post

It’s a new year! We asked about your 2012 goals in this poll (which you can still take and get a free CST calendar) and got some thoughtful answers. We plugged the text into Tagxedo …

SDBN 3rd Anniversary Party December 12th 2011 at Green Flash

November 17, 2011 – 12:02 pm | Edit Post

Can you believe the San Diego Biotechnology Network is three years old now? We held our first SDBN event in November of 2008, and our objective was to improve networking opportunities for local biotech professionals. …

SDBN Happy Hour and LinkedIn Tips for Biotech Professionals

November 4, 2011 – 1:37 pm | Edit Post
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What a great turnout last week!  Thanks to all who attended SDBN’s first Happy Hour event, and thanks to our sponsor Avitus Group. As always we enjoyed seeing many familiar as well as new …

SDBN October 26th 2011 Happy Hour at Green Flash Tasting Room

October 6, 2011 – 7:43 pm | Edit Post

You may know that San Diego is home to at least 36 fantastic breweries. Green Flash Brewery is a great example, and we are lucky that they opened a 4,000 square foot tasting room in …

The Future of Personal Genetic Testing and Diagnostics with Pathway Genomics

August 26, 2011 – 9:57 am | Edit Post
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The Pathway Genomics business model is based on bridging a gap in personalized medicine.  As Ed MacBean, their VP of Product Development, explained at SDBN’s August 16th event, in a nutshell they connect clients through …

SDBN August 16th 2011 Event Featuring Pathway Genomics

July 29, 2011 – 9:41 am | Edit Post

We polled you late last year about events you’d like us to have in 2011, and diagnostics was one of the top items on the list. In San Diego, we have a great atmosphere for …

Virtual Biotech Part 1: What We Learned About Effectively Outsourcing a Drug Discovery Program

July 28, 2011 – 12:04 pm | Edit Post
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The first in our Virtual Biotech series, our July 19th event was a success.  Thanks to our participants – some of San Diego’s leading virtual drug discovery scientists and CROs – for sharing their valuable …

SDBN July 19th Event: Virtual Biotech Part 1: How to Effectively Outsource a Drug Discovery Program

July 1, 2011 – 3:47 pm | Edit Post

Changes in the drug discovery landscape have presented many tough challenges for our region, including downsizing for larger companies and a dearth of VC funding for startups. With these challenges come opportunities, however, because drug …