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Stock price of San Diego-based DexCom Inc. has jumped over 10 percent following the FDA approval of the company’s DexCom G5 Mobile Conintous Glucose Monitoring System on August 25.
Salk Institute for Biological Studies neuroscientist Thomas Albright has been appointed to the National Commission on Forensic Science to enhance the use and reliability of forensic science in the federal justice system.
BIOTECH: Co.’s System Is Looking to Advance Personalized Medicine
A tech startup with a highly experienced leadership team just emerged from stealth mode to launch a cloud computing service for doctors and health systems.
BIOTECH: NIH and Defense Department Interested in Invention
For Donovan B. Yeates, building a better mousetrap means building a better medical device.
BIOTECH: Goal Is Is to Be Operational By the End of 2016
NuVasive Inc., a leading medical device company in San Diego, announced that it will expand its manufacturing operations with the intent to hire hundreds of new employees.
Sequenom Inc., a life sciences company in San Diego, announced that it has entered into a clinical research collaboration with the University of California, San Diego Moores Cancer Center.
Epic Sciences Inc., announced the appointment of Dave Henderson as Epic's chief information officer.
NuVasive Inc., a medical device company in San Diego, announced that it will be expanding its manufacturing operations and hiring hundreds of new employees.
Human Longevity Inc. (HLI), a genomics-based tech company in San Diego, announced Tuesday that Mark A. Winham has joined the company as chief operating officer.
Halozyme Therapeutics Inc., a biotech developing novel oncology and drug-delivery therapies, named Michael J. LaBarre as chief scientific officer.
San Diego-based Beloteca Inc., a pharma company developing generics and reformulations, announced the appointment of Dorla Mirejovsky as chief scientific officer.
Biocept Inc., a molecular diagnostics company, announced the resignation and replacement of its chief financial officer Bill Kachioff.
San Diego’s favorite organic juice company is partnering with an unexpected beverage giant — Coca-Cola.
MEDICAL: Vetting Of Services Provides Key Information, Safety
South Doctors Inc, a downtown startup focused on medical tourism, is vetting the legitimacy of health care treatments sought across the border.
Biotech: Stem Cell Therapy Would Repair Damaged Brain Tissue
International Stem Cell Corp. is entering a human clinical trial to test if the company’s patented stem cell line will repair the brains of Parkinson’s patients.