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Final Day of the 2014 BIO International Convention to Feature the Annual Scientific American WorldView Scorecard, BIO Idea Hackathon and Look at FDA’s Critical Path Initiative

June 26, 2014 – 11:02 am | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BIO 2014 enters its fourth and final day today at the San Diego Convention Center and will feature the Annual Scientific American WorldView Scorecard and BIO Idea Hackathon.

Final Day of the 2014 BIO International Convention to Feature the Annual Scientific American WorldView Scorecard, BIO Idea Hackathon and Look at FDA’s Critical Path Initiative

June 26, 2014 – 11:02 am | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BIO 2014 enters its fourth and final day today at the San Diego Convention Center and will feature the Annual Scientific American WorldView Scorecard and BIO Idea Hackathon.

BIO 2014: Innovations in 3-D Tissue for Disease and Drug Discovery

June 26, 2014 – 12:40 am | Edit Post
BIO 2014: Innovations in 3-D Tissue for Disease and Drug Discovery

Editor’s Note: Sharon Presnell discussed the use of bioprinting and 3D tissue to improve predictability in preclinical drug discovery this week at the BIO 2014 convention in San Diego….

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BIO 2014: From chowdah to tango, entertainment is business

June 25, 2014 – 10:28 pm | Edit Post

At BIO 2014, some of the most serious biotech business takes place after-hours.

Hillary Rodham Clinton talks biotech

June 25, 2014 – 5:38 pm | Edit Post

Biotechs could use support from biotech-rich states like California, said Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Hillary Rodham Clinton talks biotech

June 25, 2014 – 5:38 pm | Edit Post

Biotechs could use support from biotech-rich states like California, said Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Smartphone cancer screenings début in regional pilot

June 25, 2014 – 3:27 pm | Edit Post

First prize for regional smartphone cancer screening initiative.

King of BIO: The Chairwoman of Biotech’s Top Trade Org Talks Policy

June 25, 2014 – 2:30 pm | Edit Post
King of BIO: The Chairwoman of Biotech’s Top Trade Org Talks Policy

Rachel King is CEO of GlycoMimetics (NASDAQ: GLYC), a Gaithersburg, MD-based drug developer, and the current chairwoman of the Biotechnology Industry Organization. As a heavily regulated industry,…

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San Diego Biotech Raises Over $30M to Fight Deadly Fungal Infections

June 25, 2014 – 12:41 pm | Edit Post
San Diego Biotech Raises Over $30M to Fight Deadly Fungal Infections

A new San Diego biotech, led by former Trius Therapeutics CEO Jeff Stein, has raised over $30 million to advance new drugs to treat life-threatening invasive fungal infections, according to a recent…

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Researchers discover new genes that promote brain cancer

June 25, 2014 – 11:08 am | Edit Post

Two new oncogenes discovered that initiate medulloblastoma when activated