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A San Diego company has opened its third cold therapy treatment center at a location in La Jolla.
San Diego biotech Fate Therapeutics Inc. reported a private financing totaling $57 million.
The CEO of San Diego-based GreatCall, David Inns, has been named 2016’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year in the national award’s services category.
Biotech upstart Gene Sciences Inc. has raised $8 million in equity funding, according to a recent form filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Three San Diego-area research institutions have received grants from the Cary, N.C.-based V Foundation for Cancer Research.
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies is getting $25 million from the Helmsley Charitable Trust of New York to build on its programs for chronic inflammation, a condition at the root of many diseases.
San Diego-based medical image management company StatRad LLC announced the formation of NucleusHealth as part of a corporate restructuring move.
Medical software firm CureMetrix Inc. has won first place at the Philips Innovation Challenge, landing the startup a contract with global technology firm Philips, along with other partnership benefits.
Unionized nurses at Sharp HealthCare have given notice they will strike for three days starting Nov. 28 unless the two sides can reach an agreement on wage increases.
Local drugmaker PharmAkea is stretching its collaboration with global biopharmaceutical firm Celgene Corp. for an additional nine months.
San Diego life science firms raked in $1.1 billion in venture capital investments in 2016, a total haul that ranks the county second in the state for VC funding after the Bay Area.
BIOTECH: Sector Felt Threatened By Policies Advocated By Clinton
Investors are calling it “the Trump bump.” In the days following President-elect Donald Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton, biotech stocks soared on renewed confidence in the industry’s future.
UC San Diego Health announced it will open the 245-bed Jacobs Medical Center on Nov. 20.
San Diego Health Connect, the region’s nonprofit medical information exchange, has selected New York-based Ambra Health to manage its medical images.
San Diego medtech startup Clarify Medical (formerly Skylit Medical) has raised $3.6 million in a new round of funding.