November News: Golden Achievements, Opportunities and Lots of Exciting Events!

As the leaves turn and the year progresses into a time of reflection and thanks, we wish to express our heartfelt gratitude to each and every one of you, our community members. It is your breakthroughs that propel us forward, and your successes that amplify our purpose. 

Thank you for being an integral part of our community. We look forward to what we will accomplish together in the coming year.

Wishing you a wonderful Thanksgiving filled with joy and lasting memories.

Warmest regards,
The MBC BioLabs Team


Eisai Golden Ticket Winner: Sardona Therapeutics

Eisai Innovation, Inc. and MBC BioLabs are pleased to announce  Sardona Therapeutics, Inc. as the winner of their 2023 Golden Ticket Competition.


Diversity Golden Ticket 2023

MBC BioLabs, with the support of AbbVie, announces the MBC BioLabs Diversity Golden Ticket, a program designed to support under-represented biotech entrepreneurs using innovative science to deliver solutions for human health. Applications are now open!


J&J Innovation Grant Funding 

Innovators are invited to submit their potential solutions across the spectrum of healthcare aimed at improving health equity and outcomes for patients and the chance to receive grant funding from a total pool of $100,000, one year of residency at JLABS @ SSF, access to the global Johnson & Johnson Innovation. Deadline is December 1st.


Qiagen Launch and Kickoff Event


November 15 @ 11am - 2pm
135 Mississippi St, San Francisco


November 16 @ 11am - 2pm
930 Brittan Ave, San Carlos 

Please join us for a lunch and learn and demo of the QIAcuity and the QIAcube located in our cores with QIAGEN! Hear from MBC BioLabs resident scientist Nathan Schoepp from AmplifiDx, on his experience running digital PCR assays on the QIAcuity.


Promega Innovation Series


November 15 @ 9am - 11am
930 Brittan Ave, San Carlos


November 15 @ 3pm - 5pm
733 Industrial Rd, San Carlos


November 16 @ 9am - 11am
135 Mississippi St, San Francisco

November 16 @ 3pm - 5pm
953 Indiana St, San Francisco

Please join us and our partners at Promega for either breakfast or happy hour at your respective sites and learn about their newest luminescent assays.


Agilent Lunch and Learn: Introducing the Penteon Flow Cytometer


November 15 @ 9am - 3pm
733 Industrial Rd, San Carlos

Our partnership with Agilent brings the NovoCyte Penteon Flow Cytometer to our core at 733 Industrial Rd - a versatile instrument designed for detailed cell analysis. Join us for lunch and learn about this new addition to our cores. 


Light the Night Fundraising Salon


November 17 @ noon - 1:30pm
930 Brittan Ave, San Carlos

Join us for an exclusive Fundraising Salon organized by one of our residents, Charlie Silver from Ruby Bio, in support of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Light the Night - an event where community meets purpose. 


Foundery and Vevo Graduation Party


November 30 @ 4 - 6pm
953 indiana St, San Francisco

Please join us for a happy hour celebration for Vevo and Foundery! All are welcome. 

MBC BioLabs 10 Year Anniversary Party


December 13 @ 4 PM - 7 PM
135 Mississippi St, San Francisco


Please join us for appetizers and drinks to celebrate our 10 Year anniversary next month! More details to follow.

Partner Office Hours

Looking to connect with Sartorius, Agilent, Revvity, or Thermo Fisher Scientific - and enjoy a free treat? Check times and locations on our Partner calendar.


GlyTR Therapeutics Awarded a Fast-Track STTR grant with $2.4M by the NCI


Willow Neuroscience

Willow Neuroscience aims to develop novel therapies for neurological diseases by targeting inflammation and innate immunity. Willow Neuroscience is joining our San Carlos community at 930 Brittan Ave!


MabSwitch Inc. is developing switchable antibodies with adjustable affinities for use in next-generation controllable immunotherapies, antibody therapeutics that could benefit from exogenous regulation following administration, and bio-separations applications. MabSwitch is joining our San Carlos community at 930 Brittan Ave!
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