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2011 Pantheon Ceremony Presenting DiNA Awards

Each year BayBio recognizes achievement and honors excellence in the life sciences industry in Northern California, as it brings together Northern California’s life sciences industry leaders.

The Pantheon Awards Ceremony is a celebration of the contributions and achievements of the Bay Area, a moment in time to pause and reflect on the industry’s legacy over three decades.

2011 Lifetime Achievement DiNA‚Ñ¢ Award

This year we salute:
Michael Hunkapiller
Instrumental to Success

From the invention of the DNA sequencer during his days at Caltech, to the introduction of first automated DNA sequencer in 1986 and the realization of the Human Genome Mapping Project in 2003, Mike Hunkapiller has been a scientific and industry trailblazer. Under his leadership, industry pioneers Applied Biosystems, Celera and Applera grew into global giants, contributing to success of countless biotech companies and researchers in expanding the frontiers of genomics and proteomics.

2011 DiNA‚Ñ¢ Awards

Will recognize the industry executives and stakeholders who played a key role in life science advancements in Northern California throughout the year:

Bruce Alberts
Biotechnology Educator

Alios BioPharma, Inc.
Outstanding Partnering

Alair® Bronchial Thermoplasty System by Asthmatx, a Boston Scientific Company
Outstanding Product (Device)

ChemoCentryx, Inc.
Outstanding Company

Clovis Oncology
Fast Start Company

cobas¬Æ BRAFV600E Test
Plexxikon Inc.
Roche Molecular Diagnostics

Outstanding Product (Therapy)

What: 2011 Pantheon Ceremony
Presenting DiNA Awards
Sponsorship: Event Sponsorship Opportunities
When: 5:30pm – 8:30pm
November 3, 2011
Where: The Westin St. Francis Hotel
335 Powell Street
San Francisco, CA


Table of 10:
$4,000.00 BayBio Members
$5,000.00 Non-Members

Individual Seats:
$450.00 BayBio Members
$550.00 Non-Members

Attire: Business attire suggested

(If you are an employee of a Partner or

Sponsor company, please contact Events Coordinator Mallori Merandino, Membership and Events Assistant, to obtain your complimentary registration.)