Due to COVID restrictions around in-person gatherings, Pantheon 2020 was hosted virtually and recognized progress via presentations and videos.







BABEC | Biotechnology Educator

Alan Mendelson | Life Sciences Leadership

Louis Lange | Life Sciences Leadership

Pharmacyclics, Inc. | Outstanding Company

Google[x] Life Sciences |  Outstanding Digital Health Innovation

SOVALDI by Gilead | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

CytomX | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

M6 Artificial Disc by Spinal Kinetics | Outstanding Product or Technology, Device

Bill Quirk | Outstanding Public Support

Caleb Bell | Rising Star


Tom McFadden | Biotechnology Educator

Scott Johnson | Biotechnology Philanthropy

Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc. | Global Reach

Samuel Colella | Life Sciences Leadership

Stanley Cohen |Life Sciences Leadership

COMETRIQ (cabozatinib) by Exelixis, Inc. | Outstanding Company

Ardelyx | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

somo v ABUS (Automated Breast Ultrasound by U-Systems, a GE HC Company) | Outstanding Product or Technology, Device

Congresswoman Jackie Speier | Outstanding Public Support

Dr. Jennifer Doudna | Rising Star

Dr. Deepak Srivastava | Scientific Acheivement


City College of San Francisco Bridge to Biosciences Program | Biotechnology Educator

Bill Bowes | Biotechnology Philanthropy

Veracyte, Inc. | Fast Start

Dr. Pablo DT Valenzuela | Life Sciences Leadership

Edward Penhoet | Life Sciences Leadership

Dr. David V. Goeddel | Life Sciences Leadership

Medivation, Inc. | Outstanding Company

Pharmacyclics, Inc. | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

Ovation Abdominal Stent Graft System by TriVascular, Inc. | Outstanding Product or Technology, Device

Kyoprolis (carfilzomib) by Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. | Outstanding Product or Technology, Device

Jerry Hill | Outstanding Public Support

Dr. Shuvo Roy | Rising Star


Bruce Alberts | Biotechnology Educator

Clovis Oncology |Fast Start

Mike Hunkapiller | Life Sciences Leadership

ChemoCentryx | Outstanding Company

Alios BioPharma | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

Alair System | Outstanding Product or Technology, Device

ZELBORAF | Outstanding Product or Technology, Therapeutic


San Mateo Biotechnology Career Pathway | Biotechnology Educator

Pacific Biosciences | Fast Start

Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals | Global Reach

Hollings Renton |Life Sciences Leadership

Dr. Paul Berg | Life Sciences Leadership

Onyx Pharmaceuticals | Outstanding Company

OncoMed Pharmaceuticals | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

MitraClip System by Abbot | Outstanding Product or Technology, Device

Prolia (denosumab) by Amgen | Outstanding Product or Technology, Therapeutic

Solazyme | Rising Star


Biotech Partners | Biotechnology Educator

Tethys Bioscience, Inc. | Fast Start

Versant Ventures | Financier of the Year

Gilead Sciences | Global Reach

Dr. J. Michael Bishop | Life Sciences Leadership

Dr. Susan Desmond Hellmann | Life Sciences Leadership

Brook Byers | Life Sciences Leadership

No Compromise Diesel by Amyris Biotechnologies | Outstanding Product or Technology, Device

Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo | Outstanding Public Support


George Cachianes – Abraham HS | Biotechnology Educator

Julie Rris – Abraham HS | Biotechnology Educator

Kary B. Mullis | Life Sciences Leadership

BioMarin Pharmaceuticals | Outstanding Company

OncoMed Pharmaceuticals | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

Nexavar, Onyx Pharmaceuticals | Outstanding Product or Technology, Therapeutic

Marty Van Duyn – City of SSF | Outstanding Public Support

Michelle C. Chang | Rising Star


Thomas Fogarty | Life Sciences Leadership

Alice & David Schwartz | Life Sciences Leadership

Genomic Health, Inc. | Outstanding Company

Paromomycin IM injection by Institute for OneWorld Health | Outstanding Product or Technology, Therapeutic

J. Kirk Brown | Outstanding Public Support

Exelixis, Inc. | Rising Star

Chris Somerville – The Energy Biosciences Institute | Visionary

Jay Keasling – the Joint Bioenergy Institute | Visionary


Novo A/S | International Achievement

Dr. William J. Rutter | Life Sciences Leadership

Dr. Ronald Cape | Life Sciences Leadership

Roche Molecular Diagnostics | Outstanding Company

ChemoCentryx | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

Exubera Technology by Nektar Therapeutics | Outstanding Product or Technology, Therapeutic


Herb Boyer | Life Sciences Leadership

Bob Swanson | Life Sciences Leadership

Gilead Sciences | Outstanding Company

Plexxikon | Outstanding Partnering/Deal of the Year

Avastin – Genentech | Outstanding Product or Technology, Therapeutic

Members of the Independent Citizens Oversight Committee | Outstanding Public Support

Joe Derisi | Scientific Achievement


Dr. George B. Rathmann | Life Sciences Leadership

Dr. Alejandro Zaffaroni | Life Sciences Leadership

Asm. Gene Mullin | Outstanding Public Support

Gavin Newsom, Mayor of SF | Outstanding Public Support