Spotlight: Advance Biotech Grant Program

Unlock your molecule’s potential. Apply to the US and Canada Advance Biotech Grant Program Your promising molecule requires resources and support to realize it’s potential. Our Advance Biotech Grant Program, 6th edition, is open to biotech start-up companies in US and Canada to help you accelerate to clinic faster. Apply now for a chance to win […]

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Spotlight: PMWC2019 Silicon Valley

USING AI TO ACCELERATE THE PROMISE OF PRECISION MEDICINE By Marie Daghlian Can the application of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) accelerate precision medicine and deliver on its promise? The answer is an unequivocal “yes,” but we are not there yet.  There are opportunities along the entire health care value chain but there […]

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California Life Sciences Industry Report Highlights Continued Strong Growth

BioWeekSF will soon be here again — January 5-10, 2019 — the week of the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference and 20 other events and forums. In preparation, the week’s premium online guide, BioWeekSF.com, is showcasing a series of reports, special features and more. Today’s feature is a Q&A with Sara Radcliffe, President & CEO, California Life Sciences […]

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Spotlight: Biotech Companies in the “Big 3” Regions Rake in the Cash

  BioWeekSF will soon be here again — January 5-10, 2019 — the week of the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference and 20 other events and forums. In preparation, the week’s premium online guide, BioWeekSF.com, is showcasing a series of reports and other resources focusing on financing and dealmaking. This feature is from DealForma, the biopharma database providing you […]

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Event Recap: BIO Investor Forum 2018

By Marie Daghlian Attendees at the BIO Investor Forum braved the cacophony of striking hotel workers’ shouts and drumbeats to meet with each other, tell their stories, seek investment and partnering opportunities, and gain insight into ongoing trends in the sector over two days in mid October in sunny San Francisco. According to the Biotechnology […]

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Spotlight: What Small and Emerging Companies Need When Entering Into Dealmaking Discussions

BioWeekSF will soon be here again — January 6-11, 2019 — the week of the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference and 20 other events and forums. In preparation,  the week’s premium online guide, BioWeekSF.com, is sponsoring a series of viewpoints and more from leaders and professionals involved in life sciences/healthcare dealmaking. As Chair of Foley Hoag’s Licensing & […]

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Spotlight: EPPICon’s 18th Annual Meeting

EPPICon’s 18th Annual Meeting is just around the corner featuring sessions on digital health, data driven drug discovery, and personalized genomics using bioinformatics. EPPIC Global’s mission is to advance healthcare by providing entrepreneurship, mentoring and networking opportunities. Since 1998, EPPIC Global has promoted interactions at the intersection of tech and healthcare to surface innovative ideas […]

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Spotlight: 3rd Annual Viral Clearance and Viral Safety Summit

Charles River is excited to announce its 3rd Annual Viral Clearance and Viral Safety Summit on October 9-10, 2018 in San Francisco, CA. We have lined up speakers from the Paul Ehrlich Institute, Lysogene, Amgen, Boehringer Ingelheim and CSL Behring among other companies to bring you a comprehensive look at current industry and regulatory practices […]

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Spotlight: The Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos Saga

Since 2014, Big3Bio has shared the rise-and-fall coverage of Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos. With the most recent development of Holmes being indicted, we’ll keep this post updated throughout the rest of 2018. UPDATED COVERAGE 9/5/18 Theranos to Dissolve –  The Wall Street Journal 8/23/18 Bad Blood Author Carreyrou On Elizabeth Holmes And Theranos – CNBC […]

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Spotlight: Translational Biomarkers Event on May 14th

With so many patients relying on novel therapeutics for neurological disorders, the stakes are high when therapies reach the clinic. The best way to improve your chance for success is to design rigorous preclinical studies that include reproducible endpoints and robust biomarkers that predict clinical efficacy. Charles River hopes you join us as we further […]

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Spotlight: Interrogating the Immune System for Diagnosing Infection

Startup Inflammatix, founded in 2016 in Burlingame, California, takes a different approach to diagnosing infections. Rather than seeking the pathogen causing the infection, it uses a data-driven approach to evaluate the body’s immune system response to provide a diagnosis in as little as an hour. Big3Bio editor Marie Daghlian spoke with Dr. Timothy Sweeney, co-founder […]

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Event Recap: PMWC2018 — Artificial Intelligence Takes Center Stage

By Marie Daghlian The buzz around artificial intelligence, or AI, is palpable—similar to the buzz around CRISPR and immuno-oncology just a few years ago. VCs are throwing money at startups that are using AI. Proponents say it can solve the world’s problems, do what humans cannot. Others worry that it will run away from humans, […]

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Event Recap: Biotech Showcase 2018 – Experts Predict a Good Year Ahead

By Marie Daghlian Editor, Big3Bio The life sciences industry is doing great. That was the considered opinion of life sciences industry experts that was also exemplified by the buoyant mood of many of the 30,000 or so people involved in its business who descended on San Francisco during the second week of January to attend […]

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