UCSD, TNCI and AltheaDx was featured San Diego's NBC 7/39 evening news. In case you missed the January 28th newcast, the segment is available to view online.
Looking ahead: How personalized medicine could change pediatric cancer treatment.The Nicholas Conor was highlighted in the Personalized Medicine Section of Pricewaterhouse Coppers' recent issue ofthe View.Download pdf for full article The Nicholas Conor Institute in the Los Angeles Times.A special biotechnology edition in the LA Times contains an interview of the Institute's CEO, Beth Anne Baber.To access the full article,click on the top-right icon within this linkLA Times, Pediatric Oncology: Riding the Swell. UC San Diego's Rady School of Management blends science and business to bring lifesaving discoveries to the market. TNCI CEO Beth Baber explains why there is an urgent need for personalized medicine. Read the full article here: La Jolla Patch.
Combating Childhood Cancer: Institute Seeking $15M Using Approach Known as Hybrid Venture Philanthropy.San Diego Business Journal top health care story addresses the intellectual capital, business acumen and philanthropic potential in San Diego for curing childhood cancer.
Local resident brings personal and professional experience to fight against pediatric cancer through The Nicholas Conor Institute.Rancho Santa Fe Review article provides an excellent synopsis of the Institute's current activities and upcoming events. Cancer Researcher Draws Inspiration From Nightmare.Voice of San Diego article reports on the story behind the Institute.
Battling Rare Diseases in a Blockbuster World.2010 California Biomedical Industry Report (Page 53-55) names the Institute as a "translational research catalyst." No Child Left Behind: How molecular diagnostics could improve the treatment of childhood cancer
PricewaterhouseCoopers Health Industry Advisory Report, The new science of personalized medicine: Translating the promise into practice, highlights collaborative efforts between The Nicholas Conor Institute and AltheaDx.
Recent Presentations: FasterCures selected the Institute for Innovator Presentation slot. View Beth Anne Baber's presentation online at Partnering for Cures, a conference that brought together people with the expertise, experience, and creativity needed to transform the medical research system.
Join TNCI at UCSD Innovation Day Expo and Symposia (IDEaS) on February 25, 2011. The expo will feature live demonstrations, hands-on exhibits and the opportunity to engage and network with the innovators themselves.
Stop by TNCI's hands-on exhibit at the San Diego Science Festival EXPO DAY on March 26, 2011 at PETCO Park. The festival is the largest celebration of science on the West Coast that offers content-rich, interactive learning experiences for "kids"of all ages.
Novel Approaches to Treatment Needed in Pediatric Cancer
Susan Cornelius, Principal and COO of Scientific Solutions and business advisor to The Nicholas Conor Institute, speaks about her granddaughter's struggle against cancer and her frustration that new technologies were not available in current treatment regimens. Click here for the Burrill Report Podcast
Other Media Coverage:
The Nicholas Conor Institute Partners with Industry to Bring New Discoveries for Childhood Cancer to the Clinic ePharmaExpo Featured Article written by Dr. Adrienne Brown provides a excellent overview of the Institute's mode of operation and partnerships within the biomedical industry communities.