A. Leigh Corbett

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Recent Stories

ImmunogenX Begins Celiac Disease Trial

Mayo Clinic, Columbia University to Study

Newport Beach-based ImmunogenX LLC, an early-stage drug developer, earlier this month said it began patient enrollment for its Phase 2b clinical trial for its treatment of celiac disease, an incurable digestive ailment that destroys the lining of the intestines.

Skincare Firm Aivita Raises $12.5M

Anti-Aging Product Big Hit in Japan

Irvine-based Aivita Biomedical Inc., a biotech company specializing in stem cell applications for various uses, closed a Series B2 round of funding for $12.5 million.

Cancer Centers Take Center Stage

OC’s Growing Hub for Cancer Care, Research, Funding

$1 billion is just the beginning.

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Midday Stock Roundup

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation surged 7.2% at midday trading

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Hospitals: Some Changes in Revenue, Fewer in Ranks

31 Facilities; $9.1 Billion; A Few Double-Digit Swings

To say hospitals are stable is a good thing, especially for people spending time there.

Medtech Rising

A number of teams, most from out of the area, are sending players to Dana Point this week to talk medtech.

Invisible Braces Firm Names CFO

Cousins a Vet Of IPOs, M&As

Irvine-based Inbrace, a maker of “invisible braces” which said it had record sales and raised $45 million in Series C funding, has named Kevin Cousins chief financial officer.

Local Medtech Scene Showcasing Newest

Firms Seeking Support At Emerging Summit

Sometimes, you can’t tell the medtech players without a scorecard.

Mission Hospital Touts OncoCyte Partnership

DetermaRx Test Used For Lung Cancer Treatment

The recently opened Judi and Bill Leonard Institute for Cancer Prevention, Treatment and Wellness at Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo has announced a partnership with new Orange County public company OncoCyte Corp. to use its product DetermaRx.

Midday Stock Roundup

First American tops average analyst estimates in quarter

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