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LIFE SCIENCES: Hire Bolsters SD’s Largest Law Firm’s PBA Subsidiary
San Diego’s largest law firm announced this week that Kenneth Weixel has joined Procopio Business Advisors (PBA), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Procopio law firm, in the newly created position of senior growth advisor.
The North San Diego Business Chamber has elected Neal Manowitz, president and chief operating officer of Sony Electronics, to its board of directors.
BIOTECH: Company Co-Founder Dr. Alain Baron Retires
San Diego-based Escient Pharmaceuticals, a clinical-stage company focused on discovering and developing therapies to address serious, unserved medical needs, has named Joshua Grass as the company’s new chief executive officer.
LIFE SCIENCES: Company’s Liquid Biopsy Revolutionizing Cancer Treatment
San Diego-based Nucleix, a company revolutionizing cancer treatment by detecting the disease earlier via liquid biopsy, has secured $55 million from a syndicate of leading life science investors in an oversubscribed financing round.
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With the Arrival of Omicron, Pandemic’s Second Winter Takes on a Different Tone
As the Omicron variant of COVID-19 races across San Diego County infecting record numbers of residents, healthcare leaders are battling to keep their facilities staffed and fully operational.
BIOTECH: Company Expanding Catalog of COVID-19 Tools for Researchers
San Diego-based Codex DNA (Nasdaq: DNAY), a pioneer in automated benchtop synthetic biology, has announced the release of a new full-length synthetic genome of the SARS-CoV-2 virus for the highly mutated and contagious Omicron variant.
TECH: EDC Study Quantifies Increasing Impact of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
The Brookings Institution recently named San Diego as one of the country’s top adopters of Artificial Intelligence (AI).
HOSPITALITY: Veteran Exec Randy Zupanski Takes Helm at Fabled Carlsbad Resort
Omni La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad has named veteran hotelier Randy Zupanski as its new managing director.