Jared Whitlock

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Recent Stories

Retrophin’s Stock Tumbles After Miss in Late-Stage Clinical Trial

Shares of Retrophin fell 27% after its rare disease drug candidate failed to work better than a placebo in a late-stage clinical study.

California Life Sciences Association Adds 9 Board Members

The California Life Sciences Association on Aug. 20 announced that it added nine board members, including from Amgen, DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences and Ernst & Young.

Heron’s Pain Anesthetic Successful in Late-Stage Clinical Trial

A postoperative pain anesthetic from Heron Therapeutics reduced pain intensity and the use of opioids among hernia surgery patients in a late-stage clinical trial, the company reported Aug. 20.

Scripps Mercy to Get $59 Million Cancer Center

Prebys Cancer Center Will Be Under Partnership With MD Anderson

SBP Lands $4.96M Grant In Hopes of Helping Oxygen-Deprived Newborns

A professor at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute landed a $4.96 million grant to further study a preclinical program for oxygen-deprived newborns at risk of neurological disorders.

Organovo Exploring Strategic Alternatives After Poor Results

Company Suspended Development Of Its Lead Program

SBP and Eli Lilly Extend Collaboration For 3 More Years

Complementary Expertise Being Applied to Develop Immunological Therapies

Ra Medical Announces Leadership Change

BIOTECH: CEO Irwin Is Out; CFO Jackson Named Interim Leader

Ra Medical Announces Leadership Change, Delays Results

BIOTECH: CEO Irwin Is Out; CFO Jackson Named Interim Leader

Amid legal, manufacturing and financial problems Ra Medical Systems delayed the release of second quarter results.

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Biotechs (And Other Small Companies) May Lose Association Insurance Option

In a July letter to insurers the California Department of Managed Care, or CDMC, fired a warning shot against association health plans, in what could have wide-reaching impacts for biotechs, life sciences trade groups and other industries.

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