Life science firms such as Receptos Inc., above, helped the region rank in the top 5 nationwide for innovation.

Life science firms such as Receptos Inc., above, helped the region rank in the top 5 nationwide for innovation. Photo by Melissa Jacobs.

— The life science industries are continuing to see sustained growth in San Diego County, landing the region alongside powerhouse biotech metros such as Boston, San Francisco and the Research Triangle in North Carolina...

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