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Biotech companies Natera and Synthego are laying off a total of 163 employees

Biotech companies Natera and Synthego are laying off a total of 163 employees

A pair of biotechnology companies with offices on the Peninsula are cutting a combined 163 employees. Natera Inc. alerted state employment officials of its layoffs Nov. 4, the same day it notified 58 of its San Carlos-based workers that they were losing their jobs. Synthego Corp., meanwhile, alerted state authorities on Nov. 14 that it planned to cut 105 employees in Redwood City last Friday.