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San Diego-based Illumina reported strong growth for its 2015 fiscal year on Tuesday, with net income increasing 31 percent and sales rising 19 percent.
Tandem Diabetes Care Inc., a medical device maker and manufacturer of insulin pumps in San Diego, has announced that Brian Hansen has joined the company as chief commercial officer and executive vice president.
San Diego drugmaker Ligand Pharmaceuticals has entered into a licensing agreement with San Francisco-based Tizona Therapeutics.
Balda C. Brewer Inc. USA, a maker of plastic molds used in medical devices and other products, is closing a plant in Irvine this month and cutting 193 jobs. The company plans to shift more jobs out of OC with the relocation of other operations from Anaheim to the Inland Empire and San Diego County.
San Diego-based sequencing firm Illumina Inc. announced Monday that it has signed four separate biobanking deals with Vanderbilt University, University of Colorado at Denver, Partners HealthCare, and Montreal Heart Institute.
Local drugmaker HUYA Bioscience International inked a licensing deal with Eisai worth up to $280 million-plus, the company announced Monday.
The University of San Diego on Thursday announced it had received a $12 million gift from a nonprofit created by a co-founder of Intel to bolster science, technology, engineering and math education.
San Diego genomics company Human Longevity Inc. announced Thursday that it will acquire placental and cord blood banking business LifebankUSA from Celgene Cellular Therapeutics, a subsidiary of Celgene. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
BIOTECH: Company’s Spinout Necessary to Pursue Its Goals
San Diego-based bioTheranostics has raised $32 million to fund its departure from the nest of French parent company bioMerieux.
Taiwanese billionaire Samuel Yin has given $12.8 million to The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) to help build a major laboratory complex.
Illumina Inc. is acquiring Conexio Genomics, an Australian firm that specializes in tissue typing used to match patients and donors for bone marrow or cord blood transplants.
UC San Diego Health system has chosen Nashville-based e+CancerCare to operate its Chula Vista radiation oncology facility.
San Diego-based Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc. has brought on Dr. James Owen to serve as chief medical officer and senior vice president of clinical development.
Another San Diego health executive is being recruited to Los Angeles.
Qualcomm Inc. is reportedly in talks with the U.K. pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline PLC about a joint venture.