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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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Breaking San Diego Biotech News

California Brain Research Program Launched

October 30, 2014 – 6:00 am | Edit Post

Cal-BRAIN—a statewide research grants program that aims to revolutionize our understanding of the brain—is officially underway. The first call for proposals has gone out, and the program expects to announce its first awards in early 2015.

Volcano Corporation Laying Off 170 Workers

October 30, 2014 – 5:00 am | Edit Post

San Diego-based medical device maker Volcano Corp. will be laying off 170 manufacturing employees in Rancho Cordova by Dec. 16.The move will bring the local employment for Volcano to fewer than 100 employees. At its peak, the company had nearly 700 employees at the local plant, which is at 2870 Kilgore Road.Volcano (NASDAQ: VOLC) is a developer and manufacturer of precision…

North County Medical Group Aims to Raise the 64%

October 30, 2014 – 5:00 am | Edit Post

VISTA, CA–(Marketwired – Oct 30, 2014) – In 2012 the Affordable Care Act determined that women over 40 are entitled to breast cancer mammography screenings every 1 to 2 years. So why is the national average for mammogram screenings for eligible individuals at only 64%? A local North County San Diego medical group is taking this question personally. After all, the best defense again breast cancer is early detection.

Immunomedics, Inc. Provides Update On Phase 2 Study Of Isactuzumab Govitecan In Patients With Diverse Metastatic Solid Cancers

October 30, 2014 – 5:00 am | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Immunomedics, Inc., (Nasdaq:IMMU) today announced that isactuzumab govitecan (IMMU-132), the Company’s proprietary solid-tumor antibody-drug conjugate (ADC), continues to produce encouraging results in a Phase 2 clinical trial in heavily…

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Newest San Diego Biotech Jobs

Research Assistant (Carlsbad)

October 29, 2014 – 6:13 pm | Edit Post

About Sterogene Bioseparations:
Sterogene Bioseparations is a cGMP-compliant chromatography resin manufacturing company, privately held and headquartered in Carlsbad, California. Founded in 1985 to be a key supplier of chromatography resins and serv [...]

Cell Culture Technician (Sorrento Mesa)

October 29, 2014 – 5:36 pm | Edit Post

We are a San Diego-based biotech company that provides cell cultures and cell biology products for research use. We are seeking candidates to fill the Cell Culture Technician role. The Cell Culture Technician’s work directly impacts the life sciences [...]

Senior Manager, Quality Control – La Jolla Biologics, Inc. – San Diego, CA

October 29, 2014 – 4:33 pm | Edit Post

10+ years of professional Quality Control experience in biopharmaceutical or biotechnology industry. La Jolla Biologics is currently seeking a talented and…
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Sr. Project Manager (Project Management) – TalentBurst – San Diego, CA

October 29, 2014 – 4:28 pm | Edit Post

Our clients include the leading social media, technology, banks, utilities, pharmaceutical, and biotech companies….
From sologig – 29 Oct 2014 23:28:15 GMT
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San Diego Biotech Blog Feed

Spotlight: GeneMania

October 29, 2014 – 7:00 am | Edit Post
This week, we profile GeneMANIA a web tool developed by a team of researchers in the Donnelly Centre for Cellular […]

The Threatening Mask

October 28, 2014 – 1:00 pm | Edit Post
Oh!—fruit loved of boyhood!—the old days recalling, When wood-grapes were purpling and brown nuts were falling! When wild, ugly faces we carved in its skin, Glaring out through the dark with a candle within! —John Greenleaf Whittier, The Pumpkin (1850) The stanza above captures both the joyful abundance of the fall and the terrible artistic […]

Pseudouridine: 2014 Modified Nucleobase of the Year

October 27, 2014 – 9:03 am | Edit Post
A Minor Modified Nucleobase Playing a Major Role in RNA Therapeutics Nucleobase is “Acrobatically” Formed in RNA by an Enzyme Its Original Identification is Linked to the Atomic Bomb!  The Molecule of the Year was started in 1989 by Science … Continue reading → The post Pseudouridine: 2014 Modified Nucleobase of the Year appeared first on Zone in With Zon.

NeuWrite Reads: Do Zombies Dream of Undead Sheep? by Timothy Verstynen and Bradley Voytek

October 27, 2014 – 9:00 am | Edit Post
If you’ve come to our website via Google, there’s a good chance it’s because you wanted to know about zombies.  The search term that brings the most people to our site by far is “are zombies real?”.  Ashley’s post is an awesome primer on real-life zombies, but for those of you who want to go […]