SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO (Feb. 13, 2017) –The National Science Foundation (NSF) announced eight new Inclusive Entrepreneurship supplemental awards under the Innovation Corps (I-CorpsTM) program, including one to CSU I-Corps, a member of the National Innovation Network. The Inclusive Entrepreneurship grants are designed to “increase participation and promote inclusion of underrepresented populations in the National Innovation … Continue reading CSU I-Corps Partners to Offer Bio-entrepreneurship Workshop to Researchers Nationwide
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO (Jan. 31, 2017) – The vibrancy of California’s life sciences sector depends heavily upon providing employers and research institutions with a talent pool that is second to none. The California life sciences industry attracts the best and brightest scientists, students, faculty and other experts from around the globe. These individuals must comply … Continue reading Statement issued by CLSI President & CEO Lori Lindburg to ensure legitimate travel by immigrants and refugees from all countries to the US
CLSI announced today that it will celebrate the expansion of its FAST Accelerator program to Davis and Southern California – and its designation as the West Coast accelerator for combating antimicrobial resistance (CLSI CARB-X) – at a special FAST Showcase & Reception on Dec. 13 at the Wilsey Theater and Education Studio of the War Memorial Building in San Francisco.
California Life Sciences Association (CLSA) and PwC US issue new report indicating that California’s life sciences industry has 1,269 new medicines in the development pipeline, and in 2015, employed more than 287,000 people, brought in $148 billion in total revenue, paid over $116,000 in average wages, attracted $4.4 billion in venture capital investment and more.
California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) today announced the appointment of Heather Shane to build and lead the CLSI CARB-X accelerator, which will provide non-dilutive funding, business support and subject matter expertise to companies with innovative antibiotic product candidates.
CLSI has been named a collaborator in an international partnership established to tackle antimicrobial resistance.
Biocom Institute & California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) Release Report showing California’s life science industry is one of the leading employers in the state, creating jobs for over 280,000 people.
Report demonstrates that Bay Area life science startups are making significant contributions to local and state economy with public and private funding, job creation, and innovative discoveries. Almost half of surveyed companies have a woman in the C-suite.
California Life Sciences Institute (CLSI) names Cupertino High School Sophomore Utkarsh Tandon as the winner of the 2016 Amgen Bay Area BioGENEius Challenge, the premier competition for high school students that recognizes outstanding research and innovation in the biotechnology field.
The California Life Sciences Institute is pleased to help host San Francisco’s 2016 STEM Career Awareness Day.