Tri-City Medical Center is home to acclaimed emergency room-based programs in heart attack and stroke care.
BIOTECH: Brazil’s Regulatory Agency Gives the Co. Green Light
INOVIO received authorization from Brazil's ANVISA (Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária) to initiate a global Phase 3 efficacy trial for INO-4800, its DNA vaccine candidate for COVID-19.
BIOTECH: R&D and GMP Manufacturing Center to Open in 2022
Artiva Biotherapeutics, a clinical-stage biotech company developing off-the-shelf, allogeneic, natural killer (NK) cell-based therapies, will establish a 52,000 square foot research and manufacturing center at its San Diego headquarters.
BIOTECH: Demand Growing; New Product Launched
ResMed, the leading global manufacturer in sleep apnea therapy, reported their Q4 earnings on Aug. 5 and recorded $876.1 million in revenue.
BioSurplus CEO to become head of the combined company
GRAIL will remain a separate and independent unit, pending ongoing regulatory and legal review
San Diego’s Biotech Boom Backed By Research Institutions and Contract Organizations
Local life science companies big and small have been going public and securing funding to advance their research and drug pipelines in what could be described as a biotech boom.
Life Itself, a three-night retreat bringing together more than 50 speakers from disciplines who intersect in the fields of health and medicine has announced its 2021 location as the Hotel Del Coronado.
BIOTECH: Co. Pulls in $1.13 Billion in Q2
Illumina, a leader in DNA sequencing and array-based technologies, posted a record $1.13 billion in revenue during its second quarter, largely driven by growing demand for DNA sequencing technology.
BIOTECH: Co. Seeks to Scale Sustainable Materials Business
Genomatica, a biotechnology company has closed $118 million in Series C funding to accelerate the commercialization of its suite of sustainable materials.
HEALTHCARE: Program Helping Disadvantaged Young People Explore Careers in Psychological Wellness
Blue Shield of California dedicated $500,000 to support local mental health organizations such as National Alliance on Mental Illness in San Diego (NAMI San Diego) to develop a more diverse workforce.
HEALTHCARE: Enhancing the Patient Care Experience
Michelle Gonzalez, president and CEO of TrueCare has deep roots in the organization. She started as a program coordinator almost 20 years ago.
Series A funding round led by Nan Fung Life Sciences (NFLS)
BIOTECH: Co. Developing Healthcare Price Transparency Platform
Local startup, Turquoise Health, raised $5 million in seed funding to back its healthcare price transparency and provider-payer contract negotiation platform that generates cost certainty for patients.
Renovation Completed on Carlsbad Building
Thermo Fisher Scientific has completed renovating a 67,000 square foot building on its Carlsbad campus at 5791 Van Allen Way that will expand the company’s clinical and commercial capabilities for manufacturing plasmid DNA.