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CLS Supports BioSpace

CLS recently supported BioSpace in the collection of regional data for their 2024 US Life Sciences Employment Outlook report. The...
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Help reinstate immediate R&D expensing

Since 2022, businesses have been prevented from immediately deducting their domestic R&D expenses. Negotiators are actively working to reverse this...
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CLS celebrates continued partnership with NexGeneGirls

NexGeneGirls is a CLS Racial and Social Equity program that offers in-person research internships to female high school students from...
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CLS leads mental health roundtable with state lawmakers

CLS’s Aracely Campa Ramirez joined Assemblymember Corey Jackson (AD-60), Chair of the Select Committee on California’s Mental Health Crisis, and...
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CLS at the JPM Healthcare Conference

In addition to supporting our startup members at RESI JPM and Bullpen, we welcomed more than 500 industry leaders to...
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Overriding patent rights will harm California’s life sciences innovation

California Life Sciences President & CEO Mike Guerra releases statement on Biden Administration’s Proposed Framework on March-in rights: “California Life...
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NEW: Life Sciences CEO Connection Program

We’re proud to sponsor Procopio’s Life Sciences CEO Connection Program, designed to foster meaningful connections and support needed to address...
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Tell CLS and BioSpace your 2024 career plans

  CLS and BioSpace are publishing a report early next year about anticipated job search activity, candidate sentiment and motivations....
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Congressional task force seeks answers on the impact of the Inflation Reduction Act on drug development

The House Budget Committee Health Care Task Force sent a letter to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) requesting information...
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Innovate for Impact: Empowering diversity in life sciences entrepreneurship

 CLS hosted an executive roundtable to explore our new resource for members: the Playbook for Accelerating and Incubating Diverse Life...
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White House releases executive order on artificial intelligence

After the White House released an executive order on artificial intelligence, Majority Leader Schumer (D-NY) lead conversations on possible legislative...
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Senate Finance Committee approves bipartisan pharmacy benefit manager (PBM) legislation

The Better Mental Health Care, Lower-Cost Drugs, and Extenders Act would require that patients benefit from rebates under Part D...
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