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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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San Diego’s Third-Quarter Venture Activity on Par, and Top 10 Deals

October 20, 2014 – 5:34 am | Edit Post

Venture capital funding for startups in the San Diego area ticked up slightly during the third quarter that ended Sept. 30, with $238.5 million invested in 27 deals, according to data from the…

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RainDance Technologies Showcases Leading Genomic Researchers And Novel Sequencing Solutions At American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting

October 20, 2014 – 5:00 am | Edit Post

RainDance Technologies, Inc., a genomics tools company simplifying the analysis of complex genetics, today announced the speaker lineup for its upcoming customer workshop at the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG) Annual Meeting taking place in San Diego, California Oct 18-22, 2014. RainDance will showcase its complete line of products enabling novel, non-invasive Fluid Biopsy applications for…

Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. Receives FDA Approval For Additional Manufacturing Facilities For Hylenex?? Recombinant

October 20, 2014 – 5:00 am | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ –Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved new contract manufacturing facilities used in the production of Hylenexrecombinant (hyaluronidase human injection). The FDA approved…

Lpath, Inc. Granted Key European Patent Related To iSONEP And ASONEP Programs

October 20, 2014 – 5:00 am | Edit Post

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Lpath, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPTN), the industry leader in bioactive lipid-targeted therapeutics,received official notification from the European Patent Office that the company has been granted another key patent supporting its iSONEP and ASONEP programs. This newly issued…


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Newest San Diego Biotech Jobs

Technical Writer – Aquent Staffing – Carlsbad, CA

October 20, 2014 – 3:31 pm | Edit Post

Knowledgeable of biotech industry and competitors. Excellent attention to detail. Develop scientific/technical content for delivery in a variety of formats….
From Aquent Staffing – 20 Oct 2014 22:31:03 GMT
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Production Chemist II (San Diego)

October 20, 2014 – 3:02 pm | Edit Post

Seeking a qualified chemist to join our team and start immediately with large Biotech company in San Diego!
Duties include but are not limited to:
*Responsible for manufacturing and assembly of clinical and commercial products.
*Operates productio [...]

Senior HFM Analyst – Park Computer Systems, Inc. – Carlsbad, CA

October 20, 2014 – 2:59 pm | Edit Post

Using Financial Data Quality Manager (FDQM) and HFM consolidation, validation and execution. Park Computer Systems, Inc., a leading Technology Consulting and…
From Monster – 20 Oct 2014 21:59:54 GMT
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Regulatory and Compliance

October 20, 2014 – 2:03 pm | Edit Post

We are a new unique food and dietary supplement manufacturing company located in North San Diego County, California. Our focus is on delivering efficacious, great tasting, mass-marketable finished products.
We currently have an immediate opening for [...]


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San Diego Biotech Blog Feed

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 [...]

NoB Hackathon

October 17, 2014 – 12:00 pm | Edit Post
The Network of Biothings is aiming to alleviate the problem of too much information using a number of different approaches such as: Crowdsourcing Natural Language Processing Citizen science Microtask markets Professional biocuration Scientific publishing Open Innovation Challenges With resources already … Continue reading →