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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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York Hall Science Labs Get $6.5 Million Makeover to Help Students Graduate in Four Years

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

Four undergraduate teaching laboratories for biology and chemistry students have undergone a $6.5 million makeover as part of implementation of the UC San Diego Strategic Plan. The renovated labs in York Hall will eliminate a key barrier to students accessing impacted laboratory science courses—making it easier for them to graduate in four years.

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 Schedules Third Quarter Conference Call, Webcast

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

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –Volcano Corporation (Nasdaq: VOLC), a leading company focused on improving patient and economic outcomes on a global basis by developing and delivering innovative minimally invasive coronary and peripheral visualization, physiology diagnostics and therapies, today announced…

Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. To Present At The

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

CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS), the leader in antisense therapeutics, today announced that management will present a company overview at the Nomura Biotechnology Conference on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at

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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

Analyze your zombie walk

October 30, 2014 – 9:41 am | Edit Post
Imagine a zombie costume.   You probably see – pale, bloody makeup, ripped clothes, dead-eyed stare. All of that preparation, however, would not be convincing if the zombie were to just move around normally. In fact “Walking Dead” special effects artist/director Greg Nicotero teaches a school on how to lumber around like a zombie for […]

Plight of the Post-Doc

October 29, 2014 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post
“The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.” - Dr. Seuss It is quite common, and expected, that after receiving a PhD, graduate students will move onto a post-doctoral training position. But the situation for post-docs has changed over the years due to an ever-increasing number of PhD graduates, leaving a huge ocean of post-docs looking for a few deserted islands where the faculty positions are. What then, is the realistic future for the majority of post-docs? For de

The Dark Art of Computer Learning

October 29, 2014 – 8:44 am | Edit Post
It is a well-established fact that computers will one day rise up to kill us all. But what is rapidly becoming clear is that they first intend to humiliate us before their xenocidal rampage. A recent report found that roughly half of current U.S. jobs currently filled by humans are likely to be taken by […]

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 […]