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Jul 12, 2017, 16:03 ET Biocom Applauds Passage of FDA Reauthorization Act

Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, issued the following statement regarding passage of H.R.2430, the FDA...


May 18, 2017, 11:00 ET Biocom's Los Angeles Office Marks its One Year Anniversary

Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, this month celebrates the one-year anniversary of the opening of its...


May 16, 2017, 11:00 ET California's Life Science Industry Generates Almost $317 Billion Annually, Supports More Than 1.1 Million Jobs

Life science companies in California together generate nearly $317 billion in annual economic output, boost the state's total gross product by...


Apr 25, 2017, 13:05 ET Biocom Calls for Life Science Catalyst Award Nominations

Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, today announced a call for entries for the second annual Life Science...


Apr 10, 2017, 17:58 ET Biocom Brings California Oncology Companies to Nation's Capitol to Advocate for Innovation in Cancer Treatments and Diagnosis

Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, took a group of small companies working in oncology to Washington D.C....


Mar 30, 2017, 12:59 ET Biocom Appoints Julie Ames as Vice President of Corporate Communications

Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, today announced that Julie Ames has been appointed to the position of...


Mar 17, 2017, 19:20 ET Biocom Statement in Response to the Administration's Proposed Cuts to Medical Research

Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, is deeply concerned by the drastic cuts to medical research proposed by...


Feb 27, 2017, 15:30 ET Biocom Appoints New Officers and Members to Board of Directors

Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, today announced the appointment of four new officers and four new...


Jan 31, 2017, 13:46 ET Biocom Promotes Jimmy Jackson to Chief Policy Officer and Rick Fultz to Chief Business Development Officer

Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, today announced the promotion of Jimmy Jackson to chief policy officer...


Dec 07, 2016, 19:15 ET Biocom Applauds Passage of 21st Century Cures Legislation

Biocom, the association for the California life science community, issued the statement below following passage of 21st Century Cures legislation...


Dec 07, 2016, 15:18 ET Biocom Applauds Passage of Landmark Biomedical Innovation Legislation

Biocom, the association for the California life science community, issued the statement below following passage of 21st Century Cures legislation...


Nov 15, 2016, 06:00 ET Biocom Holds Annual Celebration of Life Dinner

Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, today announced that it will be holding its annual Celebration of Life...


Oct 03, 2016, 13:55 ET Biocom Endorses Congressman Scott Peters in 52nd Congressional District Race

 Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, today announced the endorsement of U.S. Rep. Scott Peters (D-San...


Sep 26, 2016, 15:16 ET Biocom Announces Winners of Life Science Catalyst Awards: 10 Innovators Under the Age of 40

 Biocom, the association representing the California life science community, today announced the winners of its inaugural Life Science Catalyst...


Sep 16, 2016, 12:00 ET Biocom's Beyond Benefits Trust Sees Reduction in Healthcare Costs for 2017, Expands to Smaller Companies

 Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry today announced that members of the Beyond Benefits Trust, the only...


Sep 01, 2016, 12:00 ET Biocom Expands Team in Los Angeles

 Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, today announced that its recently-opened Los Angeles office is now...


Aug 30, 2016, 12:00 ET Biocom Announces Two New Board Members

Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, today announced the appointment of two new directors to its board. David...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:00 ET Biocom Supports the Citizens Initiative to Build Multi-use Sports Complex and Convention Facility in San Diego

 Biocom, the association representing the California life science industry, today announced that its board has voted to endorse Proposition C,...


Jun 08, 2016, 12:01 ET Biocom Introduces Life Science Catalyst Awards

Biocom, the association representing the Southern California life science community, announced a call for entries for the inaugural Life Science...


Jun 07, 2016, 12:01 ET Biocom Appoints New Directors to its Board

 Biocom, the association representing the Southern California life science community, today announced the appointment of 13 new directors to...


Jun 03, 2016, 18:08 ET Biocom Purchasing Group Revolutionizes Lab Supply Solutions by Partnering with Fisher Scientific Channel

The highly anticipated 2016 Biocom Purchasing Group Lab Supply contract was awarded to the Fisher Scientific channel after an eighteen-month,...


Feb 12, 2016, 13:13 ET San Diego Companies Go to Washington to Advance Precision Medicine

Biocom, the association representing the Southern California life science community, took a group of San Diego companies to Washington D.C. as part...


Dec 18, 2015, 18:23 ET Biocom Applauds Passage of Year-End Spending, Tax Legislation

 Today, Biocom, the association representing the Southern California life science community, applauded passage of a two-piece legislative...


Oct 16, 2015, 14:01 ET Biocom Applauds Creation of Congressional Life Science Caucus

 Today, Biocom, the association representing the Southern California life science community, applauded the creation of a Life Science Caucus in...


Feb 05, 2015, 19:01 ET Biocom's Statement in Response to the Resignation of FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg

 Today, Biocom, the association representing the Southern California life science community, issued the following statement in response to the...