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San Diego-based Aethlon Medical Inc., a company developing targeted therapeutic devices to address infectious diseases and cancer, announced that its majority-owned subsidiary Exosome Sciences Inc. has entered into a research collaboration with Thomas Jefferson University.April 3, 2015 1:04 p.m. Share
MEDICINE: Group’s Strengths Could Aid Health Care Mission
It’s not often that the world of 24-hour health clubs and fitness studios intersects with the traditional health care system.
MEDICINE: System Brings Better Packaging, Tracking
Robots designed and built by a San Marcos manufacturer using a proprietary technology are challenging multibillion-dollar pharmacy automation companies in Asia.
The San Diego Business Journal is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Healthcare Champions Awards, which honors individuals within the San Diego community who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and innovation in the rapidly changing healthcare industry.
HUYA Bioscience International announced Wednesday an expansion of its senior management team with the appointment of Yoshiki Shimamura as vice president for Japan operations.
Carlsbad-based Eolas Therapeutics Inc. announced Wednesday that is has entered into a worldwide license and partnership agreement with AstraZeneca in a deal potentially worth $145 million.
Sorrento Therapeutics Inc.’s stock surged almost 20 percent last week, continuing a trend of strong performance, as shares have gained 37.5 percent in the second quarter.
San Diego-based BioMed Realty Trust Inc. plans to develop a 155,000-square-foot building in Cambridge, England, that will eventually house the European headquarters of genomic research and development firm Illumina Inc.
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co.’s stock surged by more than 17 percent last week, spurred by director Kevin Tang’s purchase of 53,836 shares last Tuesday.
Palomar Health’s Board of Directors voted June 24 to close Palomar Health Downtown Hospital in Escondido.
La Jolla-based Avalon Ventures led a $17 million Series A round for Ankasa Regenerative Therapeutics, handing over $8.5 million of the funding to the upstart biotech working on new tech for reactivating stem cells and tissue regeneration.
BIOTECH: Current Scanners Cumbersome Costly and Overbooked
Local startup JAS Neuro Imaging has forged a partnership with Maryland-based Brain Biosciences to bring breakthrough brain technology directly to the doctor’s office.
The Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute has received a gift of $100 million from prominent San Diego developer and philanthropist Conrad Prebys.
Celladon Corp. announced that it will suspend all research and development activities.
BIOTECH: Hybritech’s Story Is First Chapter of S.D.’s Biotech Biography
The name Hybritech is pinned to local resumes like a badge of honor, as if to say, “I was here in the beginning.”
OncoSec Medical Inc., a company developing cancer immunotherapies, announced Thursday the appointment of Richard B. Slansky as chief financial officer effective July 6.