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September 2, 2014 – 12:54 pm | Edit Post

The SDBN is very pleased to host a Town Hall event with 52nd District Congressman Scott Peters September 22nd where we’ll discuss issues important to local life scientists and professionals such as research funding and …

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Breaking San Diego Biotech News

J&J, GSK, Tekmira, And Others Take Next Steps To Fight Ebola

October 22, 2014 – 2:39 pm | Edit Post

There’s been distressing Ebola-related news in recent days. The deadly virus continues to spread in West Africa, with more than 4,500 fatalities now reported, and efforts to halt its spread in…
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Study on coffee, weight loss retracted

October 22, 2014 – 1:03 pm | Edit Post

Company selling green coffee bean extract pays $3.5 million fine for touting study.

Neothetics Files $63M IPO to Advance Drug That Melts “Love Handles”

October 22, 2014 – 12:30 pm | Edit Post

A biotech company developing an injectable drug to shrink the excess fat that forms “love handles” says it plans to raise more than $63 million through an IPO. San Diego-based Neothetics, previously…
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Hanson Wade Release: Upcoming World Antibody-Drug Conjugate (ADC) Meeting and Awards in San Diego Highlight California’s Growing Cancer Therapeutics Hub

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

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — Antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) are one of the most exciting new classes of cancer therapeutics because they combine the potency of small molecules with the specificity of antibodies. California’s culture of innovation, as well as access to world class drug discovery and development expertise, has accelerated progress in ADC therapeutics, a market…


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Newest San Diego Biotech Jobs

Scientist — Cell Biology (San Diego)

October 22, 2014 – 10:56 am | Edit Post

BioLegend develops world-class, cutting-edge antibodies and reagents for biomedical research, manufactured in our state-of-the-art facility in San Diego, CA. Our product areas include cell immunophenotyping, cytokines and chemokines, adhesion, cancer [...]

Manufacturing Technician I – Bottling (San Diego)

October 22, 2014 – 10:47 am | Edit Post

BioLegend develops world-class, cutting-edge antibodies and reagents for biomedical research, manufactured in our state-of-the-art facility in San Diego, CA. Our product areas include cell immunophenotyping, cytokines and chemokines, adhesion, cancer [...]

Quality Assurance Associate (San Diego, CA)

October 22, 2014 – 10:39 am | Edit Post

Quality Assurance Associate
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Quality Assurance Associate is expected to have a complete understanding of FDA, OECD, and Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), as well as basic laboratory quality assurance procedures.
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Clinical Trial Assistant (Mira Mesa)

October 22, 2014 – 9:52 am | Edit Post

We are a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium molecular diagnostic products and services that are used to diagnose human diseases, screen donated human blood and to aid in biomedical research. We are leader in the development, manu [...]


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San Diego Biotech Blog Feed

How To Be A Superhero — #GeneOTW with Myostatin

October 20, 2014 – 7:17 am | Edit Post
The Hulk had gamma radiation, Peter Parker had a radioactive spider, and the Spartans had the official 300 Workout (and […]

What causes ageing?

October 20, 2014 – 12:36 am | Edit Post
Ageing is caused by a complex interplay between genes and environment. Both external environment, things like diet, exercise, stress and infection, and the environment of each cell, things like oxidative stress and epigenetic changes (changes in marks on DNA) affect how our cells, and therefore how our whole body ages. Ageing is an accumulation of […]

The Next Generation is Here: Prespectives on the International Symposium on Human Identification (ISHI)

October 17, 2014 – 2:27 pm | Edit Post
My name is Ashley Silvia, and I am currently a second year graduate student at Penn State in the Forensic Science Department with a concentration in biology. My PI is Dr. Jenifer Smith and we are working on a Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) validation project using the MiSeq platform. In the future, I would like to continue work on other projects involving NGS, but with a medical research focus. Running on two hours of sleep, we set out for the airport to find a new flight after ours had been

SEA Days: All Shook Up!

October 17, 2014 – 1:46 pm | Edit Post
by Rasheed I. Al Kotob, Volunteer Programs Assistant Every month, the third Saturday is a special day at Birch Aquarium: SEA Days! As the tagline suggests, SEA Days are always full of  “Science, Exploration and Adventure.” Visitors and members can meet a Scripps Institution of Oceanography or UC San Diego researcher and get hands-on with [...]