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Halozyme Helps Speed Treatment for Cancer Patients

BIOPHARMA: Roche Study Using ENHANZE Shows Promise

San Diego-based Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. is achieving increasingly positive results – and industry partnerships -- for its proprietary ENHANZE technology, which speeds drug delivery to patients while also reducing the need for intravenous treatments.

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Good Peeps Sets Out to Unlock ‘Dormant Goodwill’

TECH: QR Code Stickers Help People Return Lost Items

Michael Fairclough is a believer in the ‘better angels’ of human nature. Two years ago, he founded Good Peeps, a digital platform that gives people who find lost items a way to return them.

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Carlsbad Townhome Development Planned for Former Nursery Site

KB Home in partnership with IHP Capital Partners is building a housing development in Carlsbad on the 20-acre site of a former nursery at 4901 El Camino Real.

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Customers: Plant-Based Mexican Food ‘Muy Delicioso’

RESTAURANTS: Tacotarian Expands into San Diego

To meet the growing appetite for plant-based dining options, a pair of husband-and-wife restaurateurs out of Nevada are expanding their brand into the San Diego area market.

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2022 Bank of America Student Leaders Named

EDUCATION: Internships Connect Teens to Career-Building Opportunities

Looking toward a career of helping her peers and her community, Diana Garcia recently completed a paid internship through a program sponsored by Bank of America at Just in Time for Foster Youth.

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Encinitas Eatery Aims for Cottage Charm

DEVELOPMENT: Recreating a La Jolla Success Story

Jason Peaslee is trying to recreate the quaint atmosphere and charm of The Cottage restaurant that he and a partner own in La Jolla in a remodeled portion of an Encinitas shopping center.

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Gates to Speak at Illumina Forum

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Microsoft Co-Founder Bill Gates will be the keynote speaker at the Illumina Genomics Forum, scheduled to take place Sept. 28 through Oct. 1 in San Diego.

Bioterra HQ in Sorrento Mesa a First for Longfellow Partners

Longfellow Real Estate Partners is building its first ground-up life science building in San Diego with construction of the 320,000-square foot Bioterra building.

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Ingenium Expands Services, Markets

WASTE MANAGEMENT: Company Projecting 50% Revenue Growth

It’s been a year of growth for Ingenium. The Escondido-based firm has added new revenue, new employees, new markets and new services.

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Demand for Industrial Space Sets Record

Demand for industrial space in San Diego County set a record in the second quarter of 2022, with the county-wide vacancy rate dropping to the unheard-of level of less than 2% and rents rapidly rising.

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PSYONIC Brings Advanced Bionics to San Diego

MEDTECH: Firm Taps into Local Military, Tech, Medical Sectors

PSYONIC, maker of the world’s most advanced bionic hand, is now headquartered in America’s Finest City.

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Palomar Building $100M Facility in Escondido

HEALTHCARE: New Behavioral Health Institute a Joint Venture

Palomar Health is planning to build a $100 million mental health hospital in Escondido.

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SD Top Destination in July

TOURISM: Visitor Traffic up 30%

Despite the lingering impact of COVID-19 and other health-related issues that continue to cause some amount of uncertainty in travelers, people across the globe are keeping the San Diego region in their vacation plans.

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ResMed Buys German Firm

MEDTECH: Deal Boosts Sleep Portfolio

ResMed has acquired mementor, a Leipzig, Germany-based private firm that’s developed a digital therapy for insomnia delivered via an app.

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40 Next Top Business Leaders Under 40 2022

The 40 Next Top Business Leaders Under 40 for 2022 have been named. Read their profiles here. Congratulations to the winners and finalists!

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Stos Partners Ventures into Tennessee

Stos Partners based in Encinitas has acquired a Tennessee industrial building in the Nashville suburb of Spring Hill for $52 million.

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South Park Apartment Building Sold for $3.2M

A South Park apartment building has been sold for $3.2 million. The property at 3136 Hawthorn St. was bought by 3136 Hawthorn St., LLC.

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NU System Chancellor to Step Down in 2023

Dr. Michael R. Cunningham will retire from his position as chancellor of National University System (NUS) at the end of the 2022-2023 school year.

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Bankers Hill Medical Building Sold for $4M

The 3,700 square-foot building at 281 Fourth Ave – 4th & Palm – was acquired by 4th Avenue Property Owner, a developer based in Brooklyn, NY.

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Navy Exercises Test Unmanned Assets

GA-ASI Aircraft, Experimental Vessels Put Through Their Paces

The U.S. Navy gave unmanned vehicle technology a workout as part of RIMPAC 2022, its month-long Rim of the Pacific exercise scheduled to end on Aug. 4. The exercise took place in and around the Hawaiian Islands as well as in Southern California. Some 26 nations participated.

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