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Considered the founder of the industry, Genentech, now a member of the Roche Group, has been delivering on the promise of biotechnology for over 40 years. Genentech is a leading biotechnology company that discovers, develops, manufactures and commercializes medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. We are among the world's leading biotech companies, with multiple products on the market and a promising development pipeline. Please take this opportunity to learn about Genentech where we believe that our employees are our most important asset & are dedicated to remaining a great place to work.
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Being a scientist at Genentech means being a drug discoverer. Mike Varney, head of Genentech Research and Early Development, explains how this culture of innovation is helping to solve some of the hardest biomedical problems of our time.
1151 articles with Genentech, Inc.
9/25/2018Ovarian cancer is the fifth leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States. It is estimated that this year there will be more than 22,000 women in the U.S. diagnosed with the disease and about 14,000 disease-related deaths.
Kedalion Therapeutics, Inc. today announced the hiring of medical device industry veteran Reynaldo Quintana as Vice President of Engineering.
This morning, Genentech released results of its Phase III IMpower 133 trial that showed treatment with Tecentriq plus chemotherapy helped people with extensive-stage small cell lung cancer live significantly longer than with chemotherapy alone.
Genentech’s TECENTRIQ in Combination With Pemetrexed and Platinum-Based Chemotherapy Reduced the Risk of Disease Worsening or Death in a Type of Previously Untreated Advanced Lung Cancer
Data will be presented at the 2018 World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) and also featured in the WCLC press program on September 24, 2018
Hemophilia patients could have an easier time taking their medication if the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gives the green light for the newest indication of Genentech’s Hemlibra for patients who do not have Factor VIII inhibitors.
Memorial Sloan Kettering CMO Steps Down Following His Failure to Disclose Financial Ties to the I...
9/14/2018Days after a report by The New York Times and ProPublica revealed José Baselga, chief medical officer at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, failed to disclose his vast financial ties to various companies in journal articles, the noted cancer researcher has resigned from his position.
Last year’s influenza season in the U.S. had record-breaking hospitalization rates. A lot of industry observers are looking at a new flu drug, baloxavir marboxil, for which clinical trial data was just published.
Steven Hamburger, Ph.D. appointed as Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Laura Mei appointed as Vice President, Clinical Operations.
Job hunting can be a challenging time for people. Finding open positions that fit your skill set and then competing with other highly-qualified people can be bruising, especially if you’re already a bit damaged from a recent layoff.
It’s been a hot year for biotech initial public offerings (IPOs). Two recent announced offerings, Kodiak Sciences in Palo Alto and Guardant Health in Redwood City mark the fourteenth and fifteenth life sciences IPOs in the San Francisco Bay Area this year.
Genentech to Present New Data from Its Extensive Lung Cancer Program at the 2018 World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC)
New and updated pivotal data from the TECENTRIQ lung program, including overall survival (OS) and progression-free survival (PFS) results from Phase III IMpower133 study in extensive-stage small cell lung cancer
9/4/2018Biopharm companies closed out August with a plethora of changes to executive and senior leadership positions. Let's take a look.
The biotech industry is fast-moving and dynamic, and staying on top of all the news can be hard for our busy readers. Here’s a look back at some of the top stories you may have missed this month.
New Haven, Connecticut-based Arvinas, only a few months since raising $55 million in a Series C financing, filed for an initial public offering (IPO). The company hopes to raise $100 million.
Positive Phase III Results for Genentech’s HEMLIBRA (emicizumab-kxwh) for Hemophilia A Without Factor VIII Inhibitors Published in New England Journal of Medicine
HEMLIBRA prophylaxis significantly reduced bleeds compared to no prophylaxis
GT Biopharma's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Provides Insight Into the Impact of the Recent Affimed/Roche-Genetech Collaboration
GT Biopharma Inc. is an immuno-oncology biotechnology company focused on innovative treatments based on the company's proprietary NK-engager and Bispecific Antibody Drug Conjugate platforms.
Bristol-Myers Squibb has appointed Christopher Boerner to replace Murdo Gordon, who left the company on August 3. Boerner will take on the positions of executive vice president and chief commercial officer, effective immediately.
Roche has been hit with another departing executive. This morning the Swiss pharma giant announced that Roland Diggelmann, the chief executive officer of the company’s diagnostics division, is leaving at the end of September.
CancerLinQ LLC announced today that Integra Connect’s EHR Solution for Oncology has been recognized as the first CancerLinQ® Certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) System.
Heidelberg, Germany-based Affimed NV inked a licensing deal with Switzerland-based Roche for $96 million upfront, but that was only a fraction of the entire deal. Affimed shares rocketed, more than doubling to hit $148.07.