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Happy 2nd Birthday SDBN! How Should We Celebrate?

October 13, 2010 – 1:10 pm | Edit Post
Happy 2nd Birthday SDBN! How Should We Celebrate?

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 …

Happy 2nd Birthday SDBN! How Should We Celebrate?

October 13, 2010 – 1:10 pm | Edit Post
Happy 2nd Birthday SDBN! How Should We Celebrate?

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 …

Happy 2nd Birthday SDBN! How Should We Celebrate?

October 13, 2010 – 1:10 pm | Edit Post
Happy 2nd Birthday SDBN! How Should We Celebrate?

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 …

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 …

Bio: Michael Cooke

August 18, 2010 – 8:44 am | Edit Post

Michael P. Cooke received his Ph.D in Biochemistry from the University of Washington, Seattle in 1991 working with Dr. Roger Perlmutter where he studied the role of the src-family kinase, fyn in T cell development …

SDBN August 18th Event: The Human Genome 10 Years Later: What Does it Mean for San Diego Biotech?

July 23, 2010 – 4:31 pm | Edit Post

June 2010 marks the 10th anniversary of the sequencing of the human genome. As Francis Collins has pointed out, “we invariably overestimate the short-term impacts of new technologies and underestimate their longer-term effects.” As a …

#SBS10 Day 3 – Smart mice and blowing House, M.D.’s mind: Drug discovery in epigenetics

April 14, 2010 – 7:37 pm | Edit Post

At the afternoon session of the Society for Biomolecular Science in Phoenix, it’s all about epigenetics, the study of heritable changes that don’t involve changes in genetic sequence. Epigenetics explains why identical twins turn out a little different and why even cloned cows will have different coloration patterns.

SBS Day Two: A Holistic Approach To Drug Discovery #sbs10

April 14, 2010 – 7:11 am | Edit Post

I’m blogging from the Society for Biomolecular Sciences conference in Phoenix, the organizers were kind enough to offer two of us complimentary passes. I was surprised that the sessions were separated into disease area, technique, …

SDBDG BioTalk

September 27, 2009 – 2:16 pm | Edit Post

The Novelix Challenge: Developing Next Generation
Dermatology Drugs in a Low-Cost Virtual Environment
Burkhard Jansen, MD, PhD – CEO
September 30, 2009 5:30 – 8:00 pm (Announcements begin at 6:30 pm)
AT SORRENTO SUMMIT
Meetings are open to everyone and …