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Simulations Plus Collaboration to Research Joint Medications

Simulations Plus has partnered with an unnamed clinical-stage biotech company to develop a new delivery model using its GastroPlus software.

CBDfx Finds Marketing Partner for Hemp Products

CBDfx, a hemp-derived CBD company in Chatsworth, has partnered with Emerson Group, a brand marketing organization in Wayne, Pa., to place CBDfx products in retail stores around the country.

Preview: Investor Group Calls Itself 'Hope for MannKind'

Shareholders seek better marketing for Afrezza.

HemaCare Partners to Penetrate Chinese Market

HemaCare Corp., a provider of human blood and immune cells for medical therapies and research, has partnered with Vital River to distribute its product in the Chinese market.

Amgen to Pay $13.4 Billion for Psorasis Drug Otezla

Amgen Inc. on Monday announced it will acquire Otezla, a Celgene Corp. psoriasis drug, for $13.4 billion in cash.

Valley Pharmacy Owners Found Guilty of Health Care Fraud

Two Valley residents who ran a pharmacy were convicted Tuesday for running a $35 million fraud that billed Medicare for medicines that were never delivered.

Women’s Health Center Opens in Pacoima

Northeast Valley Health Corp. has opened a women’s health care clinic in Pacoima, as an extension of the company’s Pacoima Health Center.

Kaiser Unions Plan to Strike in October

Kaiser Permanente workers in California have voted to strike beginning in October, according to a statement from the Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions.

MannKind Posts Bigger Numbers in Second Quarter

MannKind Corp. met analyst expectations for earnings and fell just short on revenue in the second quarter.

MannKind Offers Predictive Technology to Afrezza Users

MannKind Corp. and One Drop have signed an agreement to integrate MannKind’s BluHale accessory device into the One Drop platform.

Sienna Biopharmaceuticals Explores 'Strategic Alternatives'

Sienna Biopharmaceuticals has retained Cowen as an independent financial advisor to explore “financial and strategic alternatives” to boost shareholder values.

Preview: Quick End for ImmunoCellular

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Ltd. – once a promising public biotech company working on cancer therapies – abruptly terminated its operations late last year.

Hospital Signs Lease at Tarzana Medical Atrium

Providence Tarzana Medical Center has signed a 10-year lease for one-third of the space at the nearby Tarzana Medical Atrium.

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Amgen Lobbyists Meet With Trump on Medicare Bill

Representatives of Amgen Inc. and Pfizer Inc. attended a lobbying group meeting with President Donald Trump on Thursday.

New Label Could Broaden Medtronic’s Insulin Pump Market

Medtronic, a medical technology company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland with its diabetic care division in Northridge, has filed an application with the Food and Drug Administration, seeking approval to change the labeling for its MiniMed insulin pump system.