Founded in 2014, Myologica is a contract research organization specializing in neuromuscular function and muscle phenotyping. Started in collaboration with the University of Maryland, Myologica seeks to fill a void in specialized muscle function testing and help others with their research. Whether establishing disease models, determining mechanism of action or screening drug candidates, Myologica has the expertise you need. The Company’s work is backed by more than 100 publications and we partner with several instrument manufacturers to offer cutting-edge techniques. Myologica can work with small startups, large pharmaceutical companies, non-profit foundations or academic laboratories, tailoring its approach to each experimental question and budget. Visit their website: https://www.myologica.com
For more than 50 years, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has offered a broad range of services and legal disciplines focused on serving the principal challenges faced by the management and boards of directors of business enterprises. The firm is nationally recognized as a leader in the fields of corporate governance and finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, securities litigation, employment law, intellectual property, and antitrust, among many other areas of law. With deep roots in Silicon Valley, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has offices in Austin; Beijing; Boston; Brussels; Hong Kong; London; Los Angeles; New York; Palo Alto; San Diego; San Francisco; Seattle; Shanghai; Washington, DC; and Wilmington, DE. For more information, please visit https://wsgr.com.
McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP provides creative, pragmatic business solutions through a variety of intellectual property services, including litigation, prosecution, and general client counseling. With offices in Illinois, California and North Carolina, MBHB provides comprehensive legal services to obtain and enforce its clients’ intellectual property rights, from navigating patent office procedures to litigating complex infringement actions. MBHB attorneys prosecute patent and trademark applications in both the U.S. and abroad, handle intellectual property litigation matters in trial and appellate courts across the country, and counsel clients nationwide and worldwide on the enforcement and defense of their intellectual property rights. MBHB attorneys are experienced in the procurement, licensing, enforcement, and defense of patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and unfair competition actions in a number of technological disciplines and product categories including biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, chemical, electrical, mechanical and materials, medical device and diagnostics, software and business methods, and telecommunications. Comprised of over 80 attorneys, the law firm provides effective and service-oriented representation on a case-by-case basis. MBHB attorneys undertake each challenge with a full understanding of their client’s business plan and the ways in which the firm’s services help their clients reach their goals. Regardless of MBHB’s role, the firm never loses sight of their clients’ business objectives. MBHB clients know they have trusted their legal issues and plans for the future with knowledgeable, principled professionals who have their best business interests in mind. Visit their website: http://.mbhb.com.
Atheln is an innovative biopharma consulting group specializing in the creation of product development and commercial strategies. Our approach is unique in its integration of commercial and technical disciplines to maximize product value, relentless focus on identifying the key disciplines that the client needs, exclusively utilizing industry seasoned experts, and being solely driven by client success. This approach is rooted in our extensive hands-on experience spanning from early research to life cycle management. http://athelnbiomed.com/
California Life Sciences Association (CLSA) is the state’s largest and most influential life sciences advocacy and business leadership organization. With offices in Sacramento, San Diego, South San Francisco, Los Angeles and Washington DC, CLSA works closely with industry, government, academia and others to shape public policy, improve access to innovative technologies and grow California’s life sciences economy. CLSA serves biotechnology, pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostics companies, research universities and institutes, investors and service providers throughout the Golden State. CLSA was founded in 2015 when the Bay Area Bioscience Association (BayBio) and the California Healthcare Institute (CHI) merged. Visit their website: https://califesciences.org/