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Sienna Biopharmaceuticals Inc. of Westlake Village on Friday announced that it has completed a Series A financing that raised $34 million.
Second Sight Medical Products Inc. has reported a bigger loss in its first quarter.
Amgen Inc. on Thursday reported first-quarter financial results that exceeded Wall Street’s expectations.
Abbott Laboratories of Abbott Park, Ill. on Thursday announced it will spend $19.3 billion to buy St. Jude Medical Inc. of St. Paul, Minn., a medical device company with a large manufacturing facility in Sylmar.
Valley Presbyterian Hospital has announced that it received a $250,000 grant from the Henry L. Guenther Foundation, which will go toward the hospital’s $8.4 million project to expand its emergency department.
Ceres Inc. has secured two patents for genetic plant traits that can help increase crop yields, the company announced Tuesday.
A Phase 3 study has shown that Amgen Inc.’s drug Nplate helped a majority of children with a bleeding disorder called immune thrombocytopenia, the company announced Wednesday.
MannKind Corp. announced Tuesday that it has appointed Joseph Saldanha as its vice president of marketing and Agustin Quintero as the company’s vice president of market value, access and trade.
MannKind Corp.’s stock is up 46 percent so far this week after the company announced it has scheduled an analyst call Tuesday to discuss its commercialization plans for Afrezza Inhalation Powder.
HemaCare Corp. increased revenue and narrowed its loss in 2015, the company announced Monday.
MannKind Corp. on Tuesday announced that it has regained the worldwide manufacturing and marketing rights to Afrezza Inhalation Powder, the company’s sole commercial product, from French pharma giant Sanofi.
Apollo Medical Holdings Inc. announced on Thursday that it has received a $5 million equity investment from health care management service Network Medical Management Inc. in Alhambra.
An unnamed philanthropist and ex-patient donated $5 million to St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital in Camarillo, which officials say is the largest donation in the hospital’s history, according to the Ventura County Star.
The chief executive of Tenet Healthcare’s Northeast Region, Erik Wexler, has been appointed as Providence Health and Services’ senior vice president and chief executive of its Southern California region.
Two state regulatory agencies conditionally approved Centene Corp.'s acquisition of Health Net Inc., the agencies announced Tuesday.