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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Allergan PLC’s Juvéderm Ultra XC for lip augmentation in adults who are at least 21 years old.
Children’s Hospital of Orange County will receive $17.7 million in a four-year grant from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
Irvine-based Sabra Health Care REIT Inc. said today it bought nine senior housing facilities in Illinois, Oregon and Washington in two deals totaling $84.7 million.
Irvine-based PhageTech Inc. said it closed on $2.4 million in Series A financing to complete development and U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval for disease sensor technology and to commercialize a blood and urine test for bladder cancer.
About 415 people celebrated innovation and the people who create it at the Business Journal’s inaugural Innovator of the Year awards last week at the Hotel Irvine.
Brings ‘Deep Experience’ Of Leading Big Businesses
Irvine-based device maker Endologix Inc. recently appointed Vaseem Mahboob as its new chief financial officer.
Laguna Hills-based Glaukos Corp. said a court ruled against it on three pending summary judgment motions in a patent lawsuit with a competitor.
Newport Beach-based Alliance HealthCare Services Inc. said today that Chinese investor Fujian Thai Hot Investment Co. will buy 5.5 million shares of its stock for $102.5 million and become its majority shareholder.
University of California-Irvine will get $19 million over four years from the National Institutes of Health to turn research results into medical products and services.
The Santa Ana-based Desert to the Sea Region of the American Red Cross covering Orange, Riverside and San Bernardino counties named Linda Voss its third chief executive since March 2013.
Strathspey Crown Holdings LLC, a Newport Beach-based healthcare private equity firm, has agreed to acquire IMEX Clinic SL, a specialty medical equipment distributor in Valencia, Spain.
Allergan PLC, which has its eye drug hub in Irvine, said today that it is buying Aliso Viejo-based AqueSys Inc. for $300 million up front, with the potential for milestone payments.
San Clemente-based CareTrust REIT Inc. said today that it spent $5.4 million to buy a secured memory care and assisted living facility in Pensacola, Fla.
‘Outdoor Living’ Leads Sports Gear Maker to Fountain Valley
A big chunk of the operations of the newly organized and renamed United Sports Brands will move into a 134,000-square-foot shop in Fountain Valley in December—just in time to remind employees who will be relocating from the Midwest of a key reason for the move.