Stars, Microbes and Everything in Between: The Tale of Three Start-ups

Thursday, August 28, 2014

5:00 PM Social Hour, light appetizers | 6:00 PM Presentation

10646 Science Center Drive, Building CB4, San Diego, CA 92121

Dr. Joseph Payne – Chief Executive Officer/Chairman of the Board at Arcturus Therapeutics, Inc.

Dr. Helge Zieler – Founder and President at Primordial Genetics, Inc.

Dr. Gallen Triana-Baltzer – Principal Scientist at PHusis Therapeutics, Inc.

Upcoming Event

ChemExpo 2014

“The Sweet Side of Chemistry – Candy”
The CHEM EXPO instills greater public awareness of the importance of chemistry in our everyday lives and the roles that chemists play in our community.

Saturday, October 25, 2014 – 11 AM – 3 PM

San Diego Miramar College
10440 Black Mountain Rd, San Diego

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Chemployment Opportunities

ActivX Biosciences

Position Title
Research Scientist (RS) or Associate (RA), Chemistry

Job Description
Perform multi-step synthesis, purification/characterization of organic compounds to design/optimize molecules to support pre-clinical R&D. Experience with hit-to-lead SAR projects, kinase inhibitor design, and a track record developing intellectual property and publishing in journals highly desirable.

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Chair Notes

Dear ACS Members: I hope you are enjoying summer! We celebrated the beginning of summer with our annual ACS family picnic on Sunday, June 29th, at San Dieguito Park (see page 4 for more information). The picnic included excellent BBQ by chefs Jim Shih and David Wallace. Attendees enjoyed playing soccer, getting soaked in a water balloon toss, and jumping in the bounce house. Thank you Jim Shih for planning this fun event. Keep your eyes out for this event next year because we are definitely going to have it again! Here were our events in July: We honored our 50-year ACS members … Continue reading