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Bridget Martell on taking Yale spinout ‘to adulthood’; Cullinan Oncology CEO announces resignation as Bristol Myers hematology exec is welcomed aboard

Bridget Martell Bridget Martell’s first clinical trial was an unorthodox one. Then a resident in internal medicine at Yale, she was given an award to explore a career in clinical research — which was how she wound up leading a Phase I study for a therapeutic… Click here to view original post… […]

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Helixmith Announces Phase 3 Study Results of Novel Gene Therapy Treatment for Diabetic Foot Ulcers at 2021 Annual Meeting of Diabetic Foot Ulcer Conference (DFCon)

SAN DIEGO: SAN DIEGO, Oct. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Helixmith, a gene therapy company based in Seoul, Korea and San Diego, CA, announced today the results of a Phase 3 study for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers with their novel gene therapy VM202 (Engensis) at the 2021 annual meeting… Click here to view original post… […]

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Cars, Start Your Engines!

On October 23, nine race cars will take to the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway, home to the Indy 500, to await the most famous words in racing: Drivers, start your engines! But at this race, there’s something … […]

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Artiva Biotherapeutics to Present Preclinical Data for AB-201, a HER2-Targeting CAR-NK Cell Therapy, at SITC 36th Annual Meeting

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #CARNK–Artiva Biotherapeutics to Present Preclinical Data for AB-201, a HER2-Targeting CAR-NK Cell Therapy, at SITC 36th Annual Meeting Click here to view original post… […]

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Sorrento Announces That COVISTIX™ (COVID-19 Virus Rapid Antigen Detection Test) Has Received a CE Mark and Registration of the Device

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: SRNE, “Sorrento”) today announced that it has received an official CE Mark for COVISTIX and a Registration Number: BE/CA01/1-17633-00001-IVD. COVISTIX is a sensitive and rapid (approximately 15-minute) diagnostic test for the detection of the SARS-CoV-2 virus nucleocapsid… Click here to view original post… […]

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UC San Diego Physicist Helps Launch National Network Examining Earth’s Planetary Limits

UC San Diego Physics Professor Tom Murphy is among five authors of an essay, appearing in the November 2021 issue of the journal Energy Research & Social Science, that cautions current levels of worldwide economic growth, energy use and resource consumption will overshoot Earth’s finite limits…. Click here to view original post… […]

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OncoSec Provides Business Update

PENNINGTON, N.J. and SAN DIEGO: PENNINGTON, N.J. and SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — OncoSec Medical Incorporated (NASDAQ: ONCS) (the "Company" or "OncoSec"), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing cytokine-based intratumoral immunotherapies to stimulate the body’s immune system to target and attack cancer, today announced that Chris Twitty,… Click here to view original post… […]

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FDA Grants Breakthrough Device Designation for Biological Dynamics’ Early-stage Pancreatic Cancer Detection Test

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #earlycancerdetection–Biological Dynamics, Inc., a multiomics liquid biopsy company focused on detecting cancers at the earliest stages, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Device Designation for its liquid biopsy assay, Exo-PDAC. The test is designed to provide early detection for pancreatic… Click here to view original post… […]

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Magnetic Seizure Therapy may be Attractive Alternative to Electricity

In novel study, an international research team investigated whether continued magnetic seizure therapy might effectively prevent the relapse of treatment-resistant depression, compared to what is known about electroconvulsive therapy, the current standard of care. Click here to view original post… […]

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BioTools Innovator Names KGI Alum Start-up Company Machine Bio as Inaugural Grand Prize Winner

LOS ANGELES: LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — BioTools Innovator, a new program focused on accelerating life science tools and diagnostics, announced Machine Bio as the grand prize winner of the first BioTools Innovator program final competition. The winning company was determined by a live audience vote on Oct…. Click here to view original post… […]

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ViaCyte to Present at the Jefferies Gene Therapy/Editing Summit

SAN DIEGO: SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — ViaCyte, Inc., an innovator in cellular therapy and regenerative medicine, announced today that Michael Yang, President & CEO, will present at the Jefferies Gene Therapy/Editing Summit on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. ET. Mr. Yang will highlight progress with… Click here to view original post… […]

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"House Rules" Delivers Strong Initial Results and Drives Phexxi Growth

SAN DIEGO: SAN DIEGO, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Evofem Biosciences, Inc., (NASDAQ: EVFM) today announced significant initial results of "House Rules," its national direct-to-consumer (DTC) campaign with celebrity spokeswoman Annie Murphy, aimed at broadening awareness and driving uptake of its hormone-free contraceptive, Phexxi® (lactic acid, citric acid and potassium… Click here to view original post… […]

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Ionis to hold third quarter 2021 financial results webcast

CARLSBAD, Calif.: CARLSBAD, Calif., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: IONS) announced today that it will host a live webcast on Wednesday, November 3rd at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its third quarter 2021 financial results and report on pipeline and business progress. Interested parties may… Click here to view original post… […]

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Connect Biopharma to Participate at the Jefferies Virtual China Biotech Summit

SAN DIEGO, CA and TAICANG, SUZHOU, China, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Connect Biopharma Holdings Limited (Nasdaq: CNTB) (“Connect Biopharma” or the “Company”), a global clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to improving the lives of patients with chronic inflammatory diseases through the development of therapies derived from T cell-driven… Click here to view original post… […]

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UC adopts recommendations for the responsible use of Artificial Intelligence

Camille Nebeker, Ed.D., associate professor at the Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science at UC San Diego, was a member of the University of California Presidential Working Group on Artificial Intelligence that was launched in 2020. UC adopted the recommendation to guid Click here to view original post… […]

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Halozyme To Host Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results Webcast and Conference Call

SAN DIEGO: SAN DIEGO, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: HALO) will webcast its Quarterly Update Conference Call for the third quarter 2021 on November 2 at 4:30 p.m. ET / 1:30 p.m. PT. Dr. Helen Torley, president and chief executive officer, will lead the call. On… Click here to view original post… […]

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Cat Bacteria Treats Mouse Skin Infection, May Help You and Your Pets As Well

Researchers at UC San Diego School of Medicine identify a strain of bacteria on healthy cats that produces antibiotics against severe skin infections. The findings may soon lead to new bacteriotherapies for humans and their pets, wherein cat bacteria is applied via topical cream or spray…. Click here to view original post… […]

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UC San Diego Study: E-cigarettes Don’t Help Smokers Stay Off Cigarettes

E-cigarette use did not help smokers stay off cigarettes and may increase smokers’ chances of relapse, according to a study by University of California San Diego Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science, and UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center. Click here to view original post… […]