Jared Whitlock

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Biotech Awarded up to $9M to Develop Coronavirus Vaccine

Inovio Pharmaceuticals was recently awarded up to a $9 million grant to develop a vaccine against a strain of coronavirus that’s spreading in China and spurred screening at U.S. airports.

Actor Gets Role at Scripps Bridging Communication Gap

Inovio Awarded $9M for Coronavirus Research

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Tyra Biosciences Raises $50M to Take On Drug Resistant Cancers

Tyra Biosciences, a Carlsbad company that wants to combat cancers that become drug-resistant, has raised a $50 million round.

Cos. Find Deals, Dollars at J.P. Morgan

BIOTECH: HL Buys, Sells; New Partnership Unveiled for Illumina

Debut Looks to Move Drug Manufacturing Forward

San Diego-Based Co. Closes $2.6 Million Seed Round

Neurocrine Deal Potentially Worth $412 Million

Company Would Pay Idorsia If It Licenses Drug

San Diego Companies Find Deals and Dollars at Health Conference

Two DNA sequencing companies raised more than $140 million combined, Daré Bioscience inked a potential commercialization deal worth up to $310 million, and Human Longevity sold its cancer division for $37 million, and separately, acquired a company.

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Neurocrine Gains Option to License Epilepsy Drug; Deal Worth up to $412M

San Diego-based Neurocrine could buy the rights to yet another experimental epilepsy drug, per a recently announced agreement that could be worth up to $412 million.

DNA Sequencing Company Element Biosciences Raises $80.3M Round

Element Biosciences, another San Diego upstart that’s trying to make DNA technology more accessible, recently raised an $80.3 million round.

Tandem Diabetes Software Gets FDA OK

Closed-Loop System Controls Low and High Blood Sugar.

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