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.
Recaps of the latest breakthroughs, as reported in CBF’s monthly newsletter.
The California Biotechnology Foundation cohosted a legislative webinar centered on COVID-19 vaccine development and distributed resources for students learning from home. …read more
In the News
Breaking news, as reported throughout the world.
March 6, 2020
Hundreds of new cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus are showing up in new parts of the world, even as they decline at the outbreak epicenter in China. As of Friday, more than 100,000 people have been diagnosed with the infection in more than 80 countries.
January 23, 2020
What exactly is biotechnology, and how could it change our approach to human health?
As the age of big data transforms the potential of this emerging field, members of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Biotechnology tell you everything you need to know.