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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...


Oct 23, 2014, 14:15 ET Biocom Announces 2014 Elected Official of the Year

Biocom, the association for the Southern California life science community, today announced that Congressman Scott Peters (D-52) will be honored as...


Sep 16, 2014, 18:23 ET Biocom Recognizes National Health IT Week

 Biocom, the association representing the Southern California life science community, recognizes the 9th Annual National Health Information...


Jun 25, 2014, 13:00 ET Biocom and BayBio Release First Ever California Life Science Industry Economic Impact and Workforce Trends Reports at the BIO International Convention

 Biocom, the association for the Southern California life science community, and BayBio, the association for the Northern California life...


Jun 04, 2014, 14:00 ET Biocom partners with San Diego International Airport Art Program to showcase scientific breakthroughs

Biocom, the association for the Southern California life science community, and the San Diego International Airport Art Program announce the return...


May 09, 2014, 14:32 ET Biocom launches Concierge site for time-saving business solutions

 Biocom, the association for the Southern California life science community, announced that it has launched a dynamic, web based, resource...


Feb 12, 2014, 17:25 ET Biocom Congratulates Newly Elected Mayor of San Diego

 Biocom, the association for the Southern California life science community, congratulates San Diego's newly elected Mayor, Kevin...


Feb 04, 2014, 16:46 ET Biocom Applauds Passage of Farm Bill

 Biocom, the association representing the Southern California life science community, welcomed Congress' final and long-overdue passage of...


Jan 13, 2014, 16:58 ET Biocom CEO Joe Panetta Appointed to California Institute for Regenerative Medicine's Independent Citizens' Oversight Committee by Governor Jerry Brown

Biocom, the association for the Southern California life sciences community, announced that its president and CEO, Joe Panetta, has been appointed...


Oct 09, 2013, 13:45 ET Biocom Announces 2013 San Diego Mayoral Primary Endorsement

 Biocom, the association for the Southern California life science community, today announced the endorsement of Nathan Fletcher for Mayor of...