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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January 2024

Californians are increasingly getting sick this winter with flu, RSV and COVID in a triple threat that public health officials say isn’t as potent as it was a year ago but is still filling emergency rooms. : …read more

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December 2023

Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week is observed December 1 -7 each year to shed light on the challenges and life-disrupting impacts faced by people who suffer from these illnesses. : …read more

In the News

Breaking news, as reported throughout the world.

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October 30, 2023

The sickle cell crises were always different. …read more

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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