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October 24, 2014 – 10:09 am | Edit Post

The San Diego Biotechnology Network (SDBN) is teaming up with UCSD Extension to provide customized training and workshops to meet the local industry’s needs. In a July 2014 survey, 120 respondents indicated that biotech project …

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Rethinking Venture Philanthropy After the Kalydeco Windfall

December 22, 2014 – 5:00 am | Edit Post

The Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Foundation’s big win in venture philanthropy can fuel constructive competition among companies developing innovative CF drugs, benefiting both patients and the healthcare…
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Scientists Open New Frontier of Vast Chemical ‘Space’

December 22, 2014 – 1:00 am | Edit Post

As proof-of-principle, a team from the Baran lab makes dozens of new chemical entities. The new method—which is extraordinarily robust—can be used to make pharmaceuticals, fabrics, dyes, plastics and other previously inaccessible materials.

Research Advances from 2014

December 22, 2014 – 1:00 am | Edit Post

This year TSRI scientists continued to make strides in their quest to understand the fundamental processes of life and to advance human health.

Letter from the President

December 22, 2014 – 1:00 am | Edit Post

Acting President and CEO Jim Paulson shares his reflections about the institute’s accomplishments of the past year and his optimism for the future.


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Newest San Diego Biotech Jobs

Technical Literature Researcher

December 22, 2014 – 7:15 am | Edit Post

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Article One Partners (AOP), the world’s largest online patent and technical literature research community is seeking immediate, part-time Technical Literature Researchers to support our growing inventory of technical and research studies [...]

Senior Software Architect – Thermo Fisher Scientific – Carlsbad, CA

December 22, 2014 – 7:12 am | Edit Post

Provide software and systems architectural and design leadership to team of local and offshore engineers. The successful candidate will lead technical teams,…
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Software Engineer 2 – Cameron Craig Group (San Diego, CA 92121)

December 22, 2014 – 1:13 am | Edit Post

Join one of biotech ‘s most successful companies to create world-class software with the best and brightest in the industry. You will work in an environment that is

Manufacturing Technician II

December 21, 2014 – 10:54 pm | Edit Post

CA-La Jolla, The Manufacturing Technician II is responsible for completing and assisting with daily tasks associated with cell-related functions, including producing cells, intermediate product, and manufacturing final product for commercial distribution. Additionally, the Technician II will be responsible for following SOPs, performing daily tasks in a clean room/cGMP environment per the current QSRs. The Man


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Trilink: Thank You & Happy Holidays!

December 22, 2014 – 6:00 am | Edit Post
I’d like to thank all of the loyal readers of my blog. Writing these posts brings me much joy and I’m honored that so many of you enjoy reading them. I hope all of you have a chance to spend … Continue reading → The post Thank You & Happy Holidays! appeared first on Zone in With Zon.

Leah Can Science: Can biological computers become a reality?

December 22, 2014 – 1:19 am | Edit Post
This post is the first in a series exploring whether it is possible to replace our current computers with biological computers. Of course, you could argue that every living creature is a biological computer. My question is whether we can take the tools our bodies use to store, transmit and decode information and produce more […]

Birch Aquarium: Loggerhead Sea Turtle: Behind-the-Scenes Update

December 19, 2014 – 3:05 pm | Edit Post
In early January 2015, visitors to Birch Aquarium will be able to see a rescued Loggerhead Sea Turtle that was recently transported to San Diego from South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston, South Carolina. To learn more about the history of the turtle and find out how you can help support its ongoing care, visit the aquarium’s website. [...]

Neuwrite SD: No cerebellum? No problem!

December 18, 2014 – 12:04 pm | Edit Post
What happens when you are born missing 80% of your neurons? Well, pretty much nothing, as it turns out, at least when it comes to those missing a cerebellum. Comprising 70 billion of the brain’s 85 billion neurons (Herculano-Houzel 2009), this hindbrain structure is “the primary center of motor coordination in the central nervous system” […]