Home » Archive

News

Original content and news from BioSpace, Xconomy, Marketwire and other sources, specific to the region.

News, Syndication »

Chemists Discover Structure of Cancer Drug Candidate

Posted by sandiegobiotech June 2nd, 2014 .
No Comments

“This new structure should generate much interest in the cancer research community,” says Professor Kim Janda.

More...

News, Syndication »

Hitting a Moving Target: AIDS Vaccine Could Work Against Changeable Site on HIV

Posted by sandiegobiotech June 2nd, 2014 .
No Comments

The finding from the Burton lab is likely to influence future designs for HIV vaccines and antibody-based therapies.

More...

News, Syndication »

Scientists Find an Unlikely Stress Responder May Protect Against Alzheimer’s

Posted by sandiegobiotech June 2nd, 2014 .
No Comments

The findings from the Buxbaum lab point to new approach to Alzheimer’s prevention and therapy.

More...

News, Syndication »

Team Catches Misguided DNA-Repair Proteins in the Act

Posted by sandiegobiotech June 2nd, 2014 .
No Comments

A team from the Lazzerini Denchi lab shows a path to DNA damage that provides fertile ground for cancer.

More...

News, Syndication »

Conrad T. Prebys gives $25 million to Salk Institute to support scientific research

Posted by sandiegobiotech June 1st, 2014 .
No Comments

LA JOLLA—The Salk Institute for Biological Studies has received a $25 million gift from San Diego philanthropist and former Salk trustee Conrad T. Prebys to support cutting-edge biological research on a wide range of diseases.

More...

News, Syndication »

Memories erased, restored in UCSD study

Posted by sandiegobiotech June 1st, 2014 .
No Comments

Reversible memory produced in rats gives clues to treating memory loss from dementias.

More...

News, Syndication »

Prebys gives $25M to Salk endowment drive

Posted by sandiegobiotech June 1st, 2014 .
No Comments

Donation is largest to date for Salk’s $300 million endowment campaign.

More...

News, Syndication »

International Biotech Convention Will Highlight Region’s Progress

Posted by sandiegobiotech May 30th, 2014 .
No Comments

A forthcoming downtown convention will provide a platform for area companies to tout San Diego as one of the country’s most innovative hubs for biotechnology.

More...

News, Syndication »

Venture Capital Lured By San Diego Biotechs

Posted by sandiegobiotech May 30th, 2014 .
No Comments

Venture capital investment in San Diego’s life sciences arena is on the upswing, boosted by the lingering positive effects of a bullish biotech market, according to area VCs and a new report from PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP.

More...

News, Syndication »

What Price Technology? At NYT Health Confab, It’s a Loaded Question

Posted by sandiegobiotech May 30th, 2014 .
No Comments

The role of data and technological innovation in health care was front and center at a conference of top health experts from academia, industry and government, convened by the New York Times at the…

[[Click headline to continue reading.]]

More...