On Monday, October 5, 2015, Los Angeles City Councilmember Mitch Englander’s motion to develop City incentives for biotech firms unanimously passed the City Budget and… Read more »
Research in regenerative medicine can be a game-changer in the treatment of damaged organs, the senator says
USC President C. L. Nikias welcomed Chancellor Francisco C. Rodriguez and the nine college presidents of the Los Angeles Community College District to the USC campus Sept. 4.
Rep. Steny Hoyer of Maryland made USC one of his key stops during a visit to Los Angeles this week. Hoyer, the second-ranking member of… Read more »
More and more venture capitalists are looking toward biotech startups as high level investments. Reporter Marissa Lang for the San Francisco Chronicle writes: “Always looking for big… Read more »
County Supervisor Hilda Solis and USC hosted a roundtable discussion with Assistant Secretary of Commerce Jay Williams on the proposed biotech corridor in East Los… Read more »
On July 5, NBC Los Angeles aired veteran reporter Conan Nolan’s interview with USC President C. L. Max Nikias. The two covered a broad range… Read more »
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors have approved a 250,000-square-foot Bioscience Tech Park to be built at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance.
The Los Angeles Biotech Summit drew leaders from business, community, and government to discuss ways to build the industry in the region and, in turn, create more jobs. With a wide base of support from county leadership, private industry, academic medicine, technology development, and research, Los Angeles is positioned to be a leader in biotechnology, enrich the lives of citizens in our region, and improve health for people around the world.
USC President C. L. Max Nikias lays out the case for creating a biotech ecosystem in Los Angeles.