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Aliso Viejo-based Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc.’s shares rose today on positive clinical trial results for a potential Alzheimer’s disease treatment.
Allergan Inc. said today that a federal judge has set an Oct. 28 hearing for a preliminary injunction against hostile suitors Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. and activist investor Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management LP.
Irvine-based Allergan Inc. has filed papers with state officials saying it will lay off 129 employees.
Newport Beach-based Alphaeon Corp. said today that it is buying Clarion Medical Technologies Inc., a Canadian aesthetic medicine company.
Irvine-based Alignment Healthcare LLC said today that it acquired Citizens Choice Health Plan for an undisclosed amount.
Laguna Hills-based Sonendo Inc. said today that it completed a $35 million round of equity financing.
Demographics Dictate Expansions at Several Colleges
A number of Orange County colleges and universities have invested in new health science campuses and programs to tap into trends that include an aging population and changes in the healthcare industry.
HEALTHCARE: Santa Ana, Delaware cases scheduled, wrangling continues
That was no end-of-summer lull.
Acquisition Final, Local Operations to Stay Intact
Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc. made plenty of headlines in its roughly four years as an Orange County-based public company.
Shares of Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC rose today after an industry website said it would likely be the most viable deal target for Irvine-based Allergan Inc.
Newport Beach-based Alliance HealthCare Services Inc. may consider putting itself up for sale, according to a report published today.
Irvine-based medical device company AcuFocus Inc. has received $21 million in new venture funding.
Irvine-based Biolase Inc. said today that Jeffrey Nugent is now the company’s permanent chief executive. Nugent, a Biolase director, had served as acting chief executive since June.
Irvine-based Allergan Inc. said today that it filed an answer in U.S. District Court to a countersuit filed by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. and activist investor Bill Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management.
HEALTHCARE: Innovation Institute gets four buildings, 263,000 SF
The Innovation Institute LLC, a La Palma-based for-profit healthcare company formed by St. Joseph Health in Irvine last year, has taken over ownership of four medical buildings surrounding Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo.