Jared Whitlock

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Recent Stories

Skaggs School Launches Masters Degree for Drug Development, Management

UC San Diego’s Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has launched a master of science in drug development and product management, a first-of-its-kind offering.

Organovo’s Money Is on Measured Advances

BIotECH: Model for NASH Drug Testing,Tissue for Bridge Solutions Are Goals

Organovo’s technology sounds straight out of science fiction movies: 3-D printed tissues that emulate human organs. But, this story is shifting.

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Outpatient Sites Become A Central Part of Care

HEALTH: Revenue Needs, Market Trends Push Change

San Diego hospitals in the last few years boosted investment in modest freestanding centers for surgery, imaging and other services, vying for patients seeking convenience and lower costs.

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Orexigen Agrees to Sell Its Assets to Nalpropion for $75M

Orexigen agrees to sell its assets.

Ionis Inks $1 Billion Deal with Biogen

Biogen will pay Carlsbad’s Ionis Pharmaceuticals $1 billion in cash as part of a 10-year collaboration around neurological drug development.

ResMed’s CEO Eyes Greater Market Share

BIOTECH: Software Success To Move On to Analytics, AI

Five years ago, Michael “Mick” Farrell listened to an analyst forecast ResMed’s demise.

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Tocagen Licenses Its Immunotherapy in China

Citing regulatory changes, San Diego’s Tocagen licensed its immunotherapy for commercialization in China, earning the company $16 million upfront and potentially much more.

French Company Acquires Astute Medical for $90 Million

French diagnostics giant bioMérieux acquired San Diego-based Astute Medical in a $90 million cash deal announced earlier this month.

Grossmont Clinic for Non-Emergency Conditions Opens

Sharp Grossmont Hospital has opened a new clinic, which looks to reduce patient volumes in the hospital’s emergency room, one of the busiest in San Diego County.

Irwin Jacobs, Martin Wygod Join Biological Dynamics Board

Biological Dynamics, a San Diego cancer diagnostics company, named Irwin Jacobs and Martin Wygod to its board, it was announced April 13.

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