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Niccole Aims to Make People Feel Fabulous
Dr. Michael Niccole is happiest when he does a surgery to improve a person’s looks.
Pimentel Runs OC’s No. 59 Nonprofit
Chief Executive Pamela Pimentel at Moms Orange County was named to the advisory board of CalOptima, a public health insurance program for low-income individuals.
Stem Cells Used For Nanotech Treatment
UCI researchers said they successfully used a nanotechnology treatment derived from bone marrow stem cells to reverse multiple sclerosis symptoms in mice.
Decision Delayed For Europe’s Version of Jeuveau
Newport Beach-based Evolus Inc. (Nasdaq: EOLS) said the European Commission is taking longer than expected to reach a decision on marketing approval for Nuceiva, its European version of the competitor to Allergan’s Botox.
Event Follows New Beall Family Donation
Elliot Botvinick, Ph.D., a University of California-Irvine professor who is involved in two startups, took home the prize of Entrepreneurial Leader of the Year at UCI’s Applied Innovation’s second annual award ceremony on May 29.
$20.5M Cash Buy of Cryogene
Cryoport Inc. (Nasdaq: CYRX), a provider of cold-chain logistics services for the biopharmaceutical industry, is a hot stock.
New Analyst Sets $5 Price Target
Tustin-based Avid Bioservices Inc. (Nasdaq: CDMO), a pharmaceutical contract manufacturer that’s seen its share of change the past year, might be returning to the light as its stock gains traction, and the attention of a new analyst.
Eyedaptic Tied to UCI Herbert Institute
Ophthalmology software startup Eyedaptic Inc. in Laguna Beach said it has completed a successful clinical trial for its augmented reality glasses, which are designed to improve quality of life for those suffering from macular degeneration—nearly 150 million people worldwide.