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.

October 2022

As we reflect on Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we find an opportunity to unite as a community to honor breast cancer survivors and raise awareness about progress researchers and clinicians have made in advancing science. …read more

hispanic heritage month
September 2022

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 to October 15 by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. …read more

In the News

Breaking news, as reported throughout the world.

June CBF
August 3, 2022

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

July 12, 2022

researchers have recently ramped up studies of how neurostimulators can be adapted to the much more difficult work of regulating especially complicated disorders like Alzheimer’s disease and treatment-resistant depression. …read more