Recent Breakthroughs & Developments

Every day California’s biotechnology industry discovers life-saving cures and therapies that allow people around the world to live longer, healthier, fuller lives. Learn about these medical miracles and the latest biotech news.

Industry News

Recaps of the latest breakthroughs, as reported in CBF’s monthly newsletter.

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August 2023

As COVID-19 positivity rates and hospitalizations are increasing due to new variants, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced the new rollout of updated COVID-19 vaccines to begin in mid-September. : …read more

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July 2023

Earlier the month, Biocom California and BizFed Institute held their 2nd annual Greater Los Angeles Life Science Forum to discuss the latest life science industry developments within the Greater Los Angeles region. This conference brought together local business leaders, industry companies, investors, local elected officials and decision makers to help realize the Greater Los Angeles region’s potential to become a global hub for life science innovation. : …read more

In the News

Breaking news, as reported throughout the world.

June 6, 2023

Being LGBTQ+ is just one part of a person’s identity, but a critical one that often is not visible to outsiders, as some people on this year’s list point out.
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August 3, 2022

Hunter syndrome gene therapy RGX-121 is headed for an accelerated approval request at the FDA. . …read more