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UT San Diego: San Diego biotech visits Philly

Bradley Fikes

June 17, 2015

I wasn’t able to attend this year’s Biotechnology Industry Organization convention this year. But others from San Diego are attending the year’s biggest biotech convention, with representatives from more than 60 countries.

Here’s a report on what happened, starting with Monday, along with two videos embedded from biotech executives on the scene, Corbus Pharmaceuticals of Norwood, Massachusetts and PTC Therapeutics of South Plainfield, New Jersey. H/t to David Schull, president of Russo Partners, for the videos.

Steve Mento, CEO of San Diego’s Conatus Pharmaceuticals, is also on the BIO board. Interviewed Tuesday, Mento said he spent much of Monday in committee meetings and with that work done, looked forward to getting into the event.

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