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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

Viking Therapeutics Prices Planned IPO

September 12, 2014 – 3:05 pm | Edit Post

San Diego-based Viking Therapeutics Inc., a biotech company developing treatments for diabetes and metabolic disorders, has announced the estimated pricing of its initial public offering at $55 million – 5 million shares at a price range of $10 to $12.

Executive Q&A: Greg Lucier

September 12, 2014 – 12:52 pm | Edit Post

In a single decade Greg Lucier transformed a small biotech startup, Invitrogen Corp., with 1,500 employees into Life Technologies Corp., an international giant with more than 12,000 employees, 5,000 patents, 50,000 products and nearly $4 billion in sal…

When Funds Flow

September 12, 2014 – 12:45 pm | Edit Post

Venture capital investment in the biotechnology sector of San Diego continues to climb despite the industry’s reputation of being volatile and risky.

In Rats and Men, Nicotine Withdrawal Casts Similar Pall

September 12, 2014 – 8:34 am | Edit Post

In a set of novel experiments involving both humans and rats, researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University (FAU), University of Pittsburgh, Washington University and Harvard Medical School report that the brain’s response to reward – its ability to recognize and derive pleasure from natural stimuli such as food, money or sex – is measurably reduced after nicotine withdrawal.


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Newest San Diego Biotech Jobs

Linux Cloud Platform Engineer – Cameron Craig (San Diego, CA 92121)

September 14, 2014 – 10:18 am | Edit Post

As a leader in Biotech data analytics, we’re determined to enable researchers and health care professionals integrate and analyze the world’s public, proprietary, and

Scrum Master – Superior Group (San Diego, CA 92121)

September 14, 2014 – 10:18 am | Edit Post

…experience highly. Preferred Skills / Qualifications: Experience in Scientific Computing, Biotech , Life Science industries is preferred. Experience with New Product

Sr. Project Manager (Project Management) – TalentBurst (San Diego, CA 92121)

September 14, 2014 – 10:18 am | Edit Post

…Our clients include the leading social media, technology, banks, utilities, pharmaceutical, and biotech companies. We work with 75 of the Fortune 500 companies and work

Sr Business Systems Analyst – Oncology – Illumina, Inc. (San Diego, CA 92121)

September 14, 2014 – 10:18 am | Edit Post

…years working experience in a clinical setting, cancer research or biotech software product development Excellent written and oral presentation skills, detail-oriented


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