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110.06
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19.15
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62.52
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0.01
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0.48
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10.1
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1.03
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17.96
0.00
0.00%
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1.36
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Friedmann Named 2015 Japan Prize Winner

January 28, 2015 – 9:00 pm | Edit Post

Theodore Friedmann, MD, professor in the Department of Pediatrics at University of California, San Diego School of Medicine was named today one of three recipients of the 2015 Japan Prize, a prestigious international award honoring laureates whose “original and outstanding achievements in science and technology have advanced the frontiers of knowledge and served the cause of peace and prosperity for mankind.”

Friedmann wins Japan Prize for gene therapy

January 28, 2015 – 9:00 pm | Edit Post

Gene therapy pioneer Theodore Friedmann has been awarded the Japan Prize for his work.

San Diego Startup BioNano Genomics Banks $68.4 Million

January 28, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) BioNano Genomics said in a regulatory document that it raised $68.4 million in a financing round. A spokesperson for the San Diego-based genomic mapping company told GenomeWeb that the amount includes a total of $53 million that B…

Auspex Pharmaceuticals Announces Closing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock And Full Exercise Of Underwriters’ Option To Purchase Additional Shares

January 28, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Auspex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:ASPX), a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing innovative medicines for people with movement disorders and other rare diseases, today announced the clo…

Roche and Collaborate To Innovate Remote Patient Monitoring

January 28, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

ROTKREUZ, Switzerland and SAN DIEGO, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ –Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) and Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that Qualcomm’s subsidiary, Qualcomm Life, Inc<…

Mirati Therapeutics Announces Proposed Public Offering Of Common Stock

January 28, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Mirati Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRTX) today announced that it intends to offer and sell, subject to market and other conditions, shares of its common stock in an underwritten public offering. Mirati expects t…

Mind Solutions, Inc. Release: “SYNAPSE”: The World’s Smallest Brain-Computer-Interface

January 28, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ –Mind Solutions, Inc. (OTC: VOIS), announces the name of the world’s smallest Brain-Computer-Interface (BCI), The “Synapse”. The product is expected to be the smallest, consumer friendly BCI device to hit the mark…

Otonomy, Inc. Announces Closing Of Follow-On Public Offering And Full Exercise Of Underwriters’ Option To Purchase Additional Shares

January 28, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Otonomy, Inc. (Nasdaq:OTIC), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapeutics for diseases and disorders of the inner and middle ear, tod…

REVA Medical Appoints To Board Of Directors

January 28, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — REVA Medical, Inc. (ASX:RVA) (“REVA” or the “Company”) today announced that Dr. Ross Breckenridge, a recognized leader in cardiovascular medicine, has been appointed to its Board as a non-executive director….

Walking on ice takes more than brains

January 28, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post

LA JOLLA–Walking across an icy parking lot in winter–and remaining upright–takes intense concentration. But a new discovery suggests that much of the balancing act that our bodies perform when faced with such a task happens unconsciously, thanks to a cluster of neurons in our spinal cord that function as a “mini-brain” to integrate sensory information and make the necessary adjustments to our muscles so that we don’t slip and fall.