Gilead wants other countries and agencies to back a plan to eradicate hepatitis C by giving away its blockbuster treatment to poor countries.
The small biotech company is using genetic engineering to develop plants that give off their own light.
A local artist joined city officials in Brisbane Wednesday evening to introduce an art exhibit and “Bill of Rights for Seeds” in an effort to bring attention to the proliferation of genetically engineered food and people’s rights to define their own food systems.
Two men wearing surgical masks burglarized a biotechnology company in Fremont last Monday, police said.
While much of the state and the country grapples with joblessness, San Francisco is seeing growth in Internet and biotech jobs, according to new data released by San Francisco County Assessor-Recorder Phil Ting.
A janitor on contract at a South San Francisco biotechnology company has been arrested on suspicion of stealing dozens of laptop computers from his workplace earlier this month, South San Francisco police said Wednesday.
The expectation is that 2011 is not only going to be a new year, it’s going to be a successful year.
Included in the cuts are 200 jobs at Genentech’s South San Francisco headquarters and 100 jobs at Genentech’s Vacaville research facility, officials told CBS 5 on Thursday.
Genentech Inc. spent just over $1.2 million lobbying the federal government in the third quarter, according to a recent disclosure form.