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Putting the brakes on aging

LA JOLLA?Aging is a leading risk factor for a number of debilitating conditions, including heart disease, cancer and Alzheimer?s disease, to name a few. This makes the need for anti-aging therapies all the more urgent. Now, Salk Institute researchers h… […]

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PTSD therapy to be tested in San Diego

Veterans with and without PTSD are being sought for a clinical trial of a pain therapy to be given in San Diego. The Veterans Affairs Healthcare System-funded trial will test electrical stimulation of the vagus nerve. This is the longest cranial ne… […]

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Uncovering the evolution of the brain

LA JOLLA?What makes us human, and where does this mysterious property of ?humanness? come from? Humans are genetically similar to chimpanzees and bonobos, yet there exist obvious behavioral and cognitive differences. Now, researchers from the Salk Inst… […]

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Gossamer Bio Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Full Exercise of Underwriters? Option to Purchase Additional Shares

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gossamer Bio, Inc.?(Nasdaq: GOSS), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, acquiring, developing and commercializing therapeutics in the disease areas of immunology, inflammation and oncology, toda… […]

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China vows to continue speeding up drug approvals, expand tax cuts; Sorrento/Yuhan JV receives $40M financing

? In the latest move to spur introduction of new medicines, China has announced it will reduce the value-add tax on 21 rare disease drugs the same way it offered tax breaks to imported cancer drugs in April 2018. While good news to all drugmakers, the … […]

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CureVac walks away from Arcturus’ urea cycle disorder drug, but partnership remains intact

Arcturus Therapeutics had a melodramatic 2018?? the?San Diego biotech?s CEO Joseph Payne was asked to leave for putting his interests before the RNA company, but he fought back with the support of shareholders,?ousted the board that spearheaded his ous… […]