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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 …

SDBN June 21st Event Featuring aTyr Pharma

May 27, 2011 – 9:58 am | Edit Post

The San Diego Biotechnology Network’s June 21st event will feature aTyr Pharma, with Board Member and CEO Jeffry Watkins (Bio) giving a talk titled “Innovation: Where is our Biology?” aTyr is developing therapeutics based on …

SDBN May 17th Speed Networking Event: Meet Your Next Opportunity

April 28, 2011 – 7:44 am | Edit Post

There are many indications that the biotech economy is looking up in San Diego, what’s next for you? Whether it be a new job, business opportunity, or just expanding your network, our May 17th Speed …

SDBN March 15th, 2011 Event Featuring Senomyx

February 23, 2011 – 4:47 pm | Edit Post

Senomyx is a very interesting local biotech focusing on developing flavor enhancers using processes that have parallels to those used in drug discovery such as high throughput screening and GPCR modulation, see their recent publications. …

2011 Poll Results: Drug Development, Networking Top Interests

February 4, 2011 – 11:40 am | Edit Post

Thanks to everyone who took our 2011 poll, the results are IN! See the slideshare presentation below which summarizes the results. Check out the word cloud based on the essay answers, with largest words representing …

SDBN February 15th Event Featuring Althea Technologies

January 28, 2011 – 11:49 am | Edit Post

2011 is a new year for San Diego Biotech and we’re hoping that the good news will outweigh the bad. Let’s start off featuring a great company with a long history of success in the …

SDBN January 18th Speed Networking Event: Reach Your Destination In 2011

December 23, 2010 – 4:14 pm | Edit Post

Where do you want to be in 2011? Participating in our speed networking event January 18th will help you to meet biotech professionals who may be able to help you reach your destination. We hold …

SDBN December 7th 2nd Anniversary Party: Express Yourself

November 4, 2010 – 8:42 am | Edit Post

We asked you recently how you want to celebrate the San Diego Biotechnology Network’s 2nd anniversary and the answer is clear: you want to party! We certainly need to take a break and celebrate, let’s …

Happy 2nd Birthday SDBN! How Should We Celebrate?

October 13, 2010 – 1:10 pm | Edit Post

It’s hard to believe it, but two years ago in November of 2008, we had our first SDBN event featuring Sapphire Energy at Rock Bottom in La Jolla. We soon outgrew that venue and have …

SDBN October 26th Event Featuring Trius Therapeutics

October 5, 2010 – 7:47 am | Edit Post

Trius Therapeutics is a great local company which recently had an initial public offering (IPO), quite a feat in this economy. What is the secret to their success? They focus on antibacterials for life threatening …