SD HEALTHCARE

Omniome Raises $60M Round

San Diego-based Omniome, maker of a DNA sequencing platform, today announced a $60 million series B round.

Illumina’s Q2 Revenue, Earnings Beat Expectations

Illumina in the second quarter reported revenue of $830 million, a 25 percent year-over-year increase.

Irish Drug Company Sublimity Opens Solana Beach Office

Sublimity Therapeutics, an Irish pharmaceutical in the realm of gastrointestinal and immunological diseases, has set up a Solana Beach office with six employees.

Gossamer May Give S.D. Its Flagship Biotech

PHARMA: A $230M Funding Round, Strong Leaders Are Big Pluses

By going big, Gossamer Bio looks to break the mold.

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Mesa Biotech Picks up $20M Series B Round

Molecular diagnostic company Mesa Biotech recently notched a $20 million series B round.

A Constellation Of Health Data

Health care: Diverse Mix of Cos. Driving Patient Access to Their Records

In a maturing digital health space with an urgent need to collect disparate data, think of Seqster as something of a data locker: Patients can find health records from past caregivers, genomics reports and data from wearables like Fitbit.

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House Votes to Repeal Medical Device Tax

The House voted July 24 to repeal a 2.3 percent excise tax on medical device makers, welcome news to San Diego’s consortium of medical device companies, including NuVasive and ResMed.

Zavante Therapeutics Acquired

Nabriva Therapeutics has acquired San Diego-based Zavante Therapeutics, known for an antibiotic to fight infections picked up in hospitals.

One Medical Expands to San Diego

One Medical, an independently held primary care practice, will open three new offices in San Diego in early 2019.

Human Longevity Lawsuit Alleges Venter Took Trade Secrets

Human Longevity, or HLI, has accused the former CEO and noted geneticist, J. Craig Venter, of stealing trade secrets.

Gossamer Bio Snags $230M, Names New CEO

Gossamer Bio’s war chest just got a whole lot bigger.

Suneva Medical Names Chief Operating Officer

Suneva Medical Inc. has promoted Patricia Altavilla to chief operating officer.

Ra Medical Readies IPO Worth up to $86.25M

Medical device company Ra Medical recently filed paperwork for an initial public offering worth up to $86.25 million.

Scripps Expands Express Walk-in Clinics

Scripps Health in the coming months will have a dozen new walk-in clinics – offering services like flu care, vaccinations, point-of-care testing and exams.

Tandem and Heron Lead Local Life Science Stock Gains

On average, stocks of public life sciences companies in San Diego gained 12 percent during the second quarter, lifted in large part by a diabetes pump maker.

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