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CLSA Welcomes 25 New Members, BIO 2017, Roundtable with LA Mayor, Upcoming Open House and Pantheon 2017 Life Sciences Leadership Winners

By: Sara Radcliffe CLSA President & CEO CLSA – California Life Sciences Association June 29, 2017    BIO 2017 – CLSA Success at the California Pavilion As a regional host of BIO 2017 here in San Diego, the CLSA team was out in full force to welcome the life sciences community to our booth in the California Pavilion.  … Continue reading CLSA Welcomes 25 New Members, BIO 2017, Roundtable with LA Mayor, Upcoming Open House and Pantheon 2017 Life Sciences Leadership Winners

Spring 2017 FAST Closing Showcase Celebrates Seven Companies

CLSI celebrated key milestones at the Spring 2017 FAST Closing Showcase at UCSF’s Byers Auditorium on June 13.  The Showcase marked the culmination of the Spring program and included presentations from seven graduating FAST companies: Encellin, an innovative ultra thin-film cell delivery platform company; LogicInk, developing programmable temporary tattoos that are electronics-free and transform to convey … Continue reading Spring 2017 FAST Closing Showcase Celebrates Seven Companies

CARB-X Featured Prominently at BIO 2017

The global threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) faces serious scientific and economic obstacles, both of which garnered significant attention on the Infectious Disease Track at BIO 2017 in San Diego. Multiple panels focused on these issues, including (1) new technologies to overcome AMR mechanisms, (2) partnerships that de-risk R&D of antimicrobial products (a panel featuring CARB-X … Continue reading CARB-X Featured Prominently at BIO 2017

I-Corps Bio-Entrepreneurship Workshop Debuts at BIO 2017

Twenty-five early researchers selected from 110 applications submitted from universities nationwide, helped kick off the first BIO 2017 I-Corps Bio-Entrepreneurship Workshop.  The researchers were undergraduates, graduates, post docs and assistant professors representing underrepresented groups from 18 institutions across the country. Organized by the American Society of Microbiology (ABRMS), Biocom Institute, California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI), … Continue reading I-Corps Bio-Entrepreneurship Workshop Debuts at BIO 2017