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SDBN March 26th 2012 Event with Organovo

March 6, 2012 – 1:59 pm | Edit Post

Organovo is an exciting San Diego biotech company with technology to create human tissue through a technique called 3D bioprinting. The tissue can be used for drug discovery and development, and the company has been …

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 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 …

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 …

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 April 19th 2011 Event Featuring Celgene

March 22, 2011 – 6:15 pm | Edit Post

Through research, acquisitions, and mergers, Celgene has built a robust product portfolio and pipeline in hematology and oncology. This accomplishment is quite a feat in today’s environment, with pharma pipelines dwindling, and they are one …

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. …