December 2019 – NewsletterAfter an informative presentation to our members in San Diego during a breakfast event, Porsolt is now featured as our company of the month to give all of you the opportunity to learn even more about their various services.As we reach the end of the year, we also want to see you to our last events for 2019. Check the free registration below to join us!And because we already want to take care of our expanding FBB community in 2020, look out the opportunities to be part of the French BioBeach committee as external relations officer and community manager.Company of the monthPorsolt – “Scientist to Scientist”Porsolt is a preclinical screening, efficacy, and safety, CRO with expertise in physio-pathological models, customized procedures, and tailored drug discovery and development solutions. We have an international reputation that has been nurtured over the last 35 years, servicing pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, academic institutes, and not-for-profit organizations worldwide.Our in vitro and in vivo capabilities span multiple disease areas, including the central nervous system, oncology, pain, inflammation, cardiac and vascular diseases, metabolic and eating disorders, dermatology, and medical devices.We provide in vitro services in many cell lines and in vivo models in diverse species, including mouse, rat, guinea pig, rabbit, ferret, mini-pig and dog. This approach helps address evolving needs of the industry and the associated translational challenges.Porsolt’s GLP compliant and AAALAC accredited laboratories are based in France, where we also perform GLP safety evaluation of drug candidates, comprising predictive toxicology, full assessment of Central Nervous System, Cardiac, and Respiratory risk, as well as Dug Abuse and Dependence Liability.Clients confidently work with Porsolt at multiple points in the drug development process, from target identification, screening and proof of concept, all the way through efficacy and safety regulatory studies, prior to first-in-man administration.We employ predictive tools, standardized, and innovative methods, including cell-based models, in vivo models, histological techniques and image analyses, ex-vivo capabilities, and chemistry and biomarker assessments, in order to optimize our client’s drug discovery pipelines.Copyright© 2019 Porsolt. All rights reserved.Breakfast EventJoin us for a casual breakfast. This month Wealth Alliance will host the event.Happy Hour Networking EventDecember 13thfrom 5pm to 7pm (PST)FBB OpportunitiesThe French BioBeach is looking for new assets to the team.External relations officerRemote candidates (worldwide) can be considered for specific assignment.Community manager (in SoCal area)French speaking is not mandatory but is highly recommended. Most events require mobility within San Diego area.If you wish to be involved in a continuously expanding life science community and be part of pro-bono business relationships through US and Europe, feel free to send your interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.Local News/EventsIn the meantime, we hope to see you at our events!Kevin Adam and Stephane Richard of the French BioBeach teamFollow our events and share to your friends/colleaguesBECOME AOUR COLLABORATORSThank You to our SPONSORS& MEMBERSCopyright © French BioBeach, All Rights Reserved.Business Platform, San Diego Area, California, United States
November 2019 – NewsletterThe French BioBeach is pleased to feature Neuro-Sys as our "company of the month". Recently awarded for the best international drug and discovery development company, you should definitely look on them!And because we know how busy these last months of the year can be, we suggest you to appreciate some pastries and/or drink while networking with us. So jump on the registration link of our next FBB events.Company of the monthNeuro-Sys is a research-intensive innovative CRO company specialized in advanced in vitro models of neurodegenerative diseases and drug development. The company offers disease models and analytical services in the CNS/PNS field such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease, ALS…It also accompanies and advises her clients in the drug development from preclinical trials to the clinical phase.Based in France and in the USA (Boston, MA), Neuro-Sys has established strategic partnerships with companies and institutions across the world to provide services and assays compliant with client needs.Supported by a bespoke robotized platform and unique proprietary models, the Neuro-Sys team of experienced pharmacists and neuro-phamacologists collaborates with clients in their efficacy and mode of action studies.Thanks to its neuropharmacological and drug development expertise, Neuro-Sys is leading the way by redesigning the development of tomorrow’s drugs and has been Awarded “Best International Drug Development and Discovery Development Company for 2019” by GHP (Global Health & Pharma).HeadquartersNeuro-Sys SAS – 410 Chemin Departemental 60, 13120 Gardanne, FranceTel +33 4 1341 5171US officeNeuro-Sys Inc. – 50 Milk St, 16th floor, Boston MA 02109, USATel +1 617-588-3257Email: email@example.comWebsite: www.neuro-sys.comLinkedIn: https://linkedin.com/company/neuro-sysCopyright© 2019 Neuro-Sys. All rights reserved.Breakfast EventJoin us for a casual breakfast. This month Porsolt will host the event.Happy Hour Networking EventNovember 8thfrom 5pm to 7pm (PST)Local News/EventsIn the meantime, we hope to see you at our events!Kevin Adam and Stephane Richard of the French BioBeach teamFollow our events and share to your friends/colleaguesBECOME AOUR COLLABORATORSThank You to our SPONSORS& MEMBERSCopyright © French BioBeach, All Rights Reserved.Business Platform, San Diego Area, California, United States
October 2019 – NewsletterSeptember was a busy month, some of you were possibly on return from summer holidays. But it is time for the FBB to acknowledge our companies of the year!If you are a morning person, we will also have the occasion to see you at the coming FBB Breakfast. If on the contrary, you are more a night owl, feel free to join the happy hour.Whatever, we got you covered but do not forget to register.Companies of the yearOver this last year, the FBB was honored to interact with numerous amazing partners. Some were long time partner and friends, others just join the network, but all get the same pleasure of sharing what is the best for our life science community.Once again thank you all for your support! Our FBB core competencies are available to you as we want to help reaching your goal but as a member, you are our best asset and together we can achieve a lot.Breakfast EventJoin us for a casual breakfast. This month Managed Solution will host the event.Happy Hour Networking EventOctober 11thfrom 5pm to 7pm (PST)Local News/EventsIn the meantime, we hope to see you at our events!Kevin Adam and Stephane Richard of the French BioBeach teamFollow our events and share to your friends/colleaguesBECOME AOUR COLLABORATORSThank You to our SPONSORS& MEMBERSCopyright © French BioBeach, All Rights Reserved.Business Platform, San Diego Area, California, United States
September 2019 – NewsletterThis month, Seelk Design catch our`s eye with their eco-friendly products based on Silicone Edge Graphics. No doubt that it will enthrall you.In parallel of our recurrent happy hour networking, it is also a pleasure to start again a new series of FBB Breakfast, so do not forget to register.Company of the monthSeelk Design is a French-American display company, specializing in Booths and Interior Design, ready to make its mark in the science industries. Seelk’s “know how” comes from more than 10 years of experience presenting in Europe and the United States, is at your disposal for all projects, events, conferences, and interior designs with all its adaptability. As a proud member of Biocom and now BioBeach, we understand the issues and needs of displays and presentation media in the science industries. Seelk guarantees a high quality turnkey solution that will save you money and our planet.Seelk’s innovative framing system allows you to replace your visuals quickly and efficiently, using silicon edge graphics. Save on the cost of an installer, and on replacing displays in their entirety preventing further waste. Choose a green product that’s better for the environment: frames are made of recycled aluminum (intended to be a one-time investment), graphics are recyclable, and inks are aqueous based.Frames are intended to be modular, have them: connected, hanging, free standing, wall mounted, and even back lit to enhance your visuals. The products can be modified and customized even more by adding: TV monitors, permanent or temporary/movable shelving, iPad stands, brochure holders, ETC.From standard booth and display packages to custom projects, we can find a solution that will fit to your budget.Working alongside Solar Turbines, BioCom, and more, we guarantee a high quality product that you can use and reuse. Seelk Design services will assist you with every aspect of your project from design conception, graphic design, production, printing, shipping, installation, dismantling, and even storage. With our offices in San Diego (CA), and France, we can help you present your findings at international and domestic conferences, and trade shows.Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 858-997-1540 to speak about any upcoming projects.Explore our website for more products, ideas, and information about SEG and our services!
Follow us on LinkedIn and Instagram. For more information and inquiries, please contact us.Copyright© 2019 Seelk Design. All rights reserved.Breakfast EventJoin us for a casual breakfast. This month CureMatch will host the event.Happy Hour Networking EventSeptember 13thfrom 5pm to 7pm (PST)Local News/EventsIn the meantime, we hope to see you at our events!Kevin Adam, Beatrice David Shevlin and Stephane Richard of the French BioBeach teamFollow our events and share to your friends/colleaguesBECOME AOUR PARTNERSThank You to our SPONSORS& MEMBERSCopyright © French BioBeach, All Rights Reserved.Business Platform, San Diego Area, California, United States
August 2019 – NewsletterThe French BioBeach is thrilled to introduce you to our new member, active in France and North America, Oncodesign. This biopharmaceutical company and its innovative solutions evolve so quickly that you must stay up to date.Aside, you will get the usual details to register for our next FBB happy hour networking event and others coming meeting in San Diego.Company of the monthOncodesign – vector of innovationFounded nearly 25 years ago by Dr. Philippe Genne, the Company’s CEO and Chairman, Oncodesign is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to precision medicine. Its main driver is to fill the innovation gap in the healthcare industry with its comprehensive technological platforms integrated in a translational drug discovery engine.Technological innovation lies at the heart of Oncodesign’s model – the Etiology, Discovery and Experimentation activities designed and implemented by Oncodesign contribute to a more effective approach to the phenomenon of innate and acquired resistance, more efficient treatments and a reduction in therapeutic failures.Working alongside prestigious big pharma and biotechs (nearly 800 over the last decades), Oncodesign orients with success the R&D of new therapeutic and diagnostic tools.Throughout our range of services combining state-of-the-art medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, bioanalysis, DMPK (in GPx environment), imaging and Artificial Intelligence, Oncodesign is the R&D partner for both routine or complex and strategic programs. Our long track record in oncology is also applied to various therapeutic areas inflammation, immunology, immuno-onco and infectious diseases.Oncodesign’s technology has already enabled the targeting of several promising molecules with substantial therapeutic potential, mainly in oncology.
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July 2019 – NewsletterThis month, the French BioBeach has the pleasure to feature Virtus Group that is sharing exciting news with us regarding their expanding expertise and services.In addition, you will have not only the occasion to join our recurrent monthly happy hour for a casual networking but also the FBB social activity back in time for summer! Have a look and register for twice more interactions and fun with the FBB.Company of the monthVirtus Group, LLC, a boutique consulting agency offering strategic counseling and services, is excited to announce its partnership with William Betts Consulting. The resulting alliance offers 40 years of experience in Pre-Clinical, as well as Phases I-IV of Clinical Development Services. Adding expertise in the CMC, CMC Regulatory Affairs, Project Management, and Finished Products area.Services Include:
. Pre-funding and funding strategies for clinical studies,. Financial modeling (forecasting, ballparking),· Pre-award RFX,· Clinical trial agreements,· Clinical outsourcing agreements/award,· Negotiation – strategy – vendor management,· Post-award vendor management,· Process and system implementation (Contract Management, financial approvals, internal visibility),· Formulation Development,· Drug Product Manufacturing,· Clinical Packaging and Distribution,· Project Management,· Module 3 IND Authoring and Project Management,· CMC Regulatory Affairs, and· GMPKelly Smith, as President of Virtus Group, has been helping provide support for small to medium-sized business for the management of their funding, contracting and post-award management issues. With over 20 years of experience in the legal field and over 10 years in pharma/biotech, Virtus Group is well positioned to provide top-tier service for local start-ups, without the hefty price tag. The experience of having a subject-matter expert at the helm when engaging with service providers, not only allows your teams to focus on the important matter of moving your study forward, but also the confidence they will not only engage in the best terms for the business, but look towards cost-savings opportunities.William Betts Consulting offers technical operations services based on 20 years’ experience in Project Management, CMC management, and Product Development. With a Pharmaceutical Sciences background, we are well versed in developing solid oral dosage forms and physiochemical characterization experience for small molecules. With experience in leading multiple teams in both small and large molecules for production, we have attained success in regulatory filing of both INDs and NDAs. Pairing the experience with great relationships with multiple CMOs and RTSM (IRT) vendors, has achieved great value for our clients. As a well-organized and self-motivated team leader, we have demonstrated the ability to manage diverse teams made up of cross-functional members and multiple service providers.The collaboration between the two organizations allows the teams to provide a better portfolio of services for current and new clientele here in San Diego and beyond. Virtus Group and William Betts Consulting are passionate about supporting smaller (and virtual) to mid-size businesses take new drug candidates and demonstrate early clinical success with maximum efficiency.We are happy to provide an introduction and review how we can best service the local industry. To learn more, or to speak to us directly, please reach out to us by email at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or by clicking the Virtus logo displayed within the French BioBeach sponsors and members.You can also follow and tweet our activities here: https://twitter.com/VirtusPartnersCopyright© 2019 Virtus Group, LLC. All rights reserved.Happy Hour Networking EventJuly 12thfrom 5pm to 7pm (PST)Social Activity Networking EventAre you ready for a new version of summer networking with the FBB members?Following requests and participation to our survey, the next FBB social activities would be on July 21st, from 10am-12pm for a French BioBeach volley session in mission beach.Please register to get more information.The survey stay open for new comments and suggestions.Local News/EventsThis month will be the occasion to celebrate two commemorating celebration. The 4th of July American independance day and the French bastille day on July 14th.In the meantime, we hope to see you at our events!Kevin Adam, Beatrice David Shevlin and Stephane Richard of the French BioBeach teamFollow our events and share to your friends/colleaguesBECOME AOUR PARTNERSThank You to our SPONSORS& MEMBERSCopyright © French BioBeach, All Rights Reserved.Business Platform, San Diego Area, California, United States
June 2019 – NewsletterThe French BioBeach is happy to feature LASEA as our company of the month. You are going to be amazed by all the solutions they offer for life science industry.Check also our selection of coming event in San Diego and specifically our special announcements for the FACT-Biodiversity talks and the FrenchFounders meeting.Company of the monthLASEA is specialized in laser precision solutions for high-end micromachining applications requiring a high precision on virtually all materials.LASEA has 20 years of experience in building laser solutions and has a team of seasoned laser engineers and PhDs available to develop laser processes. We are available to discuss your needs and offer a free half-day of laser expertise to issue a preliminary feasibility report. We offer standard and adapted laser micromachining machines or R&D laser set-up, expertise services and job-shop applications in our lab in San Diego.LASEA has expertise in functional texturing (hydrophobicity, hydrophilicity, bacteriophobicity, osseointegration, etc), marking, drilling, cutting, hybrid welding (e.g., glass/metal), decoating or engraving.For example, we worked with Sanofi on a traceability system for syringes and used our NAGINELS patent (intra-volume marking of transparent materials by changing the refractive index, without weakening the material) to mark a datamatrix code inside the syringe within a fully automated supply chain (Video here).We have expertise in many other applications in life science markets such as microfluidics chips (cutting channels or micro-welding), medical implants, catheters, wire stripping and so on. LASEA also works for Fortune 500 groups and leaders active in other high-added value industries such as electronics, batteries, aerospace or luxury manufactures (Swiss watches, luxury eyewear). We also serve contract manufacturers, R&D centers or universities.LASEA is headquartered in Belgium since 1999 and has subsidiaries in the U.S. (San Diego), France and Switzerland and has sold 280+ laser systems in 27 countries on 4 continents.If you have any queries on our laser micromachining technology, please do not hesitate to contact LASEA U.S. General Manager, Robert Braunschweig.Copyright© 2019 LASEA. All rights reserved.Happy Hour Networking EventJune 14thfrom 5pm to 7pm (PST)Social ActivityLocal News/Events
- Ouistart'up Innovation series – Episode 1: Financing San Diego Biotech, on June 12
- Science, Business and Advocacy in the Pursuit of New Cancer Therapies – SBP, on June 13
- Angel Investor Panel discussion, on June 18
- Biocom Open House and Supplier Showcase, on June 20
- The DIA 2019 Global Annual Meeting, on June 23-27
- Lunch and Learn with Wagenknecht IP Law Group, on June 26
Register for this event organized by the Office for Science and Technology of the French Embassy in the USA, with a series of talk about Biodiversity: is there hope?Where:Scripps Seaside Forum(8610 Kennel Way, San Diego, CA 92037)When:May 29 (5pm to 8pm).Registration required.This month will be the occasion to celebrate music on June 21. Launched in 1982 in France as the Fête de la Musique, it is now a worldwide celebration.In the meantime, we hope to see you at our events!Kevin Adam, Beatrice David Shevlin and Stephane Richard of the French BioBeach teamFollow our events and share to your friends/colleaguesBECOME AOUR PARTNERSThank You to our SPONSORS& MEMBERSCopyright © French BioBeach, All Rights Reserved.Business Platform, San Diego Area, California, United States
- The French BioBeach supports the FACT-B (French-Ameri-Can Climate Talks – Biodiversity)
May 2019 – NewsletterAs promised, our recent host and featured company of the month Morpheus Biolabs is still full of surprise! If you did not have the chance to visit this CRO on site, here is the occasion to learn more about their activities and services.Yet, do not miss the chance to network directly with us and register for our coming happy hour networking event.Company of the monthIn the booming biotech industry, there is a massive amount of information available for our acquisition. Especially in the areas of instrumentation, experimentation techniques and existing research tools, these knowledge and technological advances are evolving rapidly. Under these circumstances, being able to target the right information in a specialized area is crucial for companies in executing their project plans and enhancing their technical capabilities.Morpheus Biolabs is a Contract Research Organization (CRO) that provides platform-based services to pharmaceutical companies, biotech and other CRO partners, and small to midsize research and discovery organizations to assist their experimental approaches in discovery and preclinical translational settings.Its area of expertise encompasses immunology, infection, inflammation, microbiome, immuno-oncology, immunotherapy, and metabolic diseases. With access to its own animal room and numerous instruments, Morpheus Biolabs provides both in vivo and in vitro studies.The CEO of Morpheus Biolabs, Dr. Kilinc, stated, “our mission as a CRO is to take care of the technical challenges and strategic planning. We tailor our services based on your unique experimental needs in a cost-effective way and with personalized connections. Ultimately, our aim is to transform your ideas into reality with the optimal skill sets and experimentation to speed up your discovery period.”Contact information:Email: email@example.comPhone: 858-256-5151Address: 6650 Lusk Blvd. Suite B106,San Diego, CA 92121Website: http://www.morpheusbiolabs.comCopyright© 2019 Morpheus Biolabs. All rights reserved.Happy Hour Networking EventMay 10thfrom 5pm to 7pm (PST)Social ActivityLocal News/EventsThis month of May, the French tradition wants to offer sprig of lily of the valley for luck.Believe it or not, it is always nice to get flowers.In the meantime, we hope to see you at our events!Kevin Adam, Beatrice David Shevlin and Stephane Richard of the French BioBeach teamCopyright © French BioBeach, All Rights Reserved.Business Platform, San Diego Area, California, United StatesFollow our events and share to your friends/colleaguesBECOME AOUR PARTNERSThank You to our SPONSORS& MEMBERS
April 2019 – NewsletterTo start the Spring season, the French BioBeach is happy to feature Philip Staiger for TheBest3D.com, a digital painting tools use in simulation, visualization for 3D modeling and animation. Take also advantage of specific offer and stay up-to-date with our breakfast event for the upcoming month.Company of the monthPhilip Staiger is the founder and owner of TheBest3D.com, and authorized reseller and partner/co-developer of Project Dogwaffle, including PD Artist, PD Particles and the top-of-the-line PD Howler. He also resells or simply likes to use and promote other 2D and 3D art creation tools.Image caption: Foraminifera. These forams are single-cell organisms living in the ocean waters that grows in a variety of shapes. So small, you will need a microscope or a 2D/3D art creation to see them in all their beauty.Philip has partnered with Dan Ritchie on many aspects of developing, promoting and marketing Project Dogwaffle. He has worked for 30+ years in the 3D industry too, with graphics hardware designers (Megatek, Digital Equipment Corporation) for use in CAD, simulation and visualization, and software (Template Graphics Software, Eovia) for 3D modeling and animation. Phil also has several years experience in the security software (ESET) and translation software industry (SYSTRAN, including Systranlinks for automatic website translation). He holds an Electrical Engineering degree from Swiss Federal Polytechnic Institute (EPFL), has programming and scripting experience, is fluent in several languages, but also has an insatiable admiration for art and the tools to create and communicate.If you would like Phil to present Project Dogwaffle to you, your team, a user group or school or other organization, or to hold a training seminar, please don't hesitate to contact him. Philip is multi-lingual and loves to educate you about Project Dogwaffle in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian and other languages.Phil loves to teach and train you on Carrara, Dogwaffle and other tools which allow you to create special fx and Hollywood-style magic right on your home computer. He has run and organized live webcasts for solar eclipses. He also has taught seminars at Anaheim's Anime Expo, at OASIS, the San Diego Computer Fair, and numerous tradeshows and computer clubs.For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.orgCopyright© 2019 TheBest3D.com. All rights reserved.Next Breakfast EventJoin us for a casual breakfast. This month Morpheus Biolabs will host the event in their office.(A short company presentation will be made)Happy Hour Networking EventApril 12thfrom 5pm to 7pm (PST)Social ActivityLocal News/Events
SPECIAL DISCOUNT for FBB membersMolecular Biology Products will offer to all FBB members a 10% discount on any products.Use the promo code on their website or contact them by email (email@example.com) and give the reference of French BioBeach.Promo code:FBBnetwork10This month of April will celebrate the earth day.And for the chocolate lovers, do not forget to hunt the eggs.In the meantime, we hope to see you at our events!Kevin Adam, Beatrice David Shevlin and Stephane Richard of the French BioBeach teamFollow our events and share to your friends/colleaguesBECOME AOUR PARTNERSThank You to our SPONSORS& MEMBERSCopyright © French BioBeach, All Rights Reserved.Business Platform, San Diego Area, California, United States
- Networking with SDCCC on April 2nd
- Confronting climate change with the SDEE on April 3rd
- Exceptional entrepreuners meeting on April 5th
- Suds & Science – The internet of Biology: Biosensors, on April 8th
- San Diego Career Fair & Job on April 10th
- Global insight from the worl leader in serving science on April 10th
- SDEE Happy Hour on April 18th
- Bionano Genomics Lunch Seminar on April 29th