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Kaiser Permanente is working with Anaheim Fire & Rescue and other businesses and government agencies on a pilot program to provide emergency medical services.
Irvine-based Edwards Lifesciences Corp. is buying privately held CardiAQ Valve Technologies Inc. for $350 million in cash and up to $50 million in regulatory milestone payments.
HEALTHCARE: Sees quicker path to market with furry subjects
A Santa Ana-based stem cell company is changing its therapeutic direction from man to man’s best friend.
HEALTHCARE: Minimum of $350M for buys in eye business
Allergan PLC Chief Executive Brent Saunders is living up to his word when it comes to the company’s Irvine operations.
10-Piece Purchase Brings Total to 161 Facilities
Ensign Group Inc. is boosting its presence in several states.
Allergan PLC said today that it is acquiring the rights to a migraine drug development program from Merck & Co. for an upfront payment of $250 million plus milestone payments and tiered royalties.
Allergan PLC, whose eye drug hub is in Irvine, said today that it will buy Oculeve Inc. for $125 million plus milestone payments.
TECHNOLOGY: Hopes to test Lockheed product by year-end
The Orange County Water District is standing ready to test a new technology under development by Lockheed Martin Corp. that could be a game-changer on water treatment, with the potential to lower costs as municipalities and private businesses search for new ways to secure supplies in drought-stricken California.
Mother Trains Business Experience on Disease That Struck Son
Debra Miller’s son has Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
MightySat Rx Device Unavailable in US
Masimo Corp. ended June on a regulatory roll.
Aliso Viejo-based Cianna Medical Inc. has raised $4 million, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing.
PrimeGen Biotech LLC, a stem cell company, has moved from Irvine to a new facility in Santa Ana.
Irvine-based Sabra Health Care REIT Inc. said today that it bought four nursing homes in Maryland for $234 million.
Fountain Valley-based Hyundai Motor America and its nonprofit, Hope on Wheels, will present a final $2 million installment of a $10 million research grant to Children’s Hospital of Orange County on Thursday.
Fountain Valley-based MemorialCare Health System said today that John Bishop is the new chief executive of its Long Beach Memorial, Miller Children’s & Women’s Hospital Long Beach and Community Hospital Long Beach.