Staff Reporter (Health Care, Law)
TriMed Inc., an orthopedic medical device developer based in Santa Clarita, on Tuesday announced it received what’s called a closeout letter from the Food and Drug Administration.
Diana Dueñas, chief executive of the Encino Chamber of Commerce, on Tuesday announced that she will soon leave her post to pursue a position with the Gelb Group in Woodland Hills.
Amgen Inc. on Monday signed a lease for a 240,000-square-foot facility in South San Francisco. The site, under construction, is set to open in early 2022.
Arcutis Biotherapeutics arrived on the drug development scene late in October
ENERGY: Stock market doesn’t like new oil drilling rules.
Stock market doesn’t like new oil drilling rules for California Resources Corp.
Providence St. Joseph Health System Southern California and Cedars-Sinai became the latest power couple in the Valley health care industry
Amgen Inc. paid a whopping $13.4 billion in cash for Celgene Corp.’s Otezla, its star psoriasis drug.
Facility designed to encourage patient interaction.
The Motion Picture & Television Fund campus in Woodland Hills has moved its memory care facility
Non-medical service company helps seniors and veterans.
FirstLight Home Care, an in-home health care business, opened its first center in the Valley area on Dec. 9.
Amgen Inc. on Friday announced its biosimilar treatment for rheumatoid arthritis was approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
Simulations Plus Inc. on Thursday announced it has entered into a collaborative agreement with Bayer AG to advance its ADMET Predictor.
American Business Bank on Wednesday announced the opening of a San Fernando Valley loan production office.
Professional testing firm PSI Services, headquartered in Glendale, on Tuesday announced it has acquired Caliper, a sales talent assessment company.
Mental health employees belonging to the National Union of Healthcare Workers on Wednesday announced they have rescheduled their strike against Kaiser Permanente.
Calabasas-based Textmunication Holdings Inc., a cannabis and hemp holding company, on Tuesday announced an investment in Joiant, a CBD brand formerly known as Prism Blends.
The Gary Sinise Foundation, based in Woodland Hills, has teamed up with the CMG Foundation in Virginia for GivingTuesday.
Amgen Inc. on Friday announced its anemia drug Nplate received an orphan drug designation.
Exer Urgent Care will open its latest location in the San Fernando Valley on Wednesday at 6440 Platt Ave. in West Hills.
Avita Medical, a regenerative medicine company in Australia with U.S. headquartered in Valencia, has partnered with the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus to apply its Spray-On Skin Cells to patients with specific skin disorders.
Custom upgrades to ‘antique’ program at center of dispute.
PennyMac Financial Services Inc. this month announced it has filed a countersuit against Black Knight Inc.
Infrastructure and conversations vulnerable to flying intruders.
34 North in Burbank has developed a drone defense system for airports and military clients.
AEROSPACE: Analyst, lawsuits claim future would bring higher price.
Valencia’s Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc. plans to be acquired for $1.9 billion, but analysts and shareholders think payout price should have been higher.
BIOTECH: Flush with $57 million in venture capital, A2 Biotherapeutics seeks a new way to kill cancer cells.
A2 Biotherapeutics emerges from stealth mode with $57 million in Series A financing.
Van Nuys shop serves as guinea pig for Blaze system.
Software company Blaze helps pot shop The Reefinery meet regulations.
Alison Brandon joins Nevers Palazzo in Westlake Village.
Westlake Village law firm Nevers Palazzo Packard Wildermuth and Wymer PC has hired Alison Brandon as a corporate associate
Dianne Harrison, president of California State University – Northridge, announced on Thursday her decision to leave her position at the college effective June 30 next year.
Amgen Inc. will lay off 172 employees in December from its headquarters facility in Thousand Oaks.
When entrepreneur and reality star Kyle Jenner agreed to sell a 51 percent stake in her Oxnard-based beauty company for $600 million to Coty Inc., she also put herself in position to pay more than a third of that money in taxes, according to a report from Fox Business.
AmaWaterways, headquartered at 26010 Mureau Road in Calabasas, on Wednesday signed a 50,000-square-foot office lease at The Park Calabasas.
The stock of California Resources Corp., the state’s largest independent oil and gas producer, bounced back somewhat on Wednesday after taking a drubbing one day earlier when Gov. Gavin Newsom imposed new regulations on hydraulic fracking and steam-injected oil drilling in the state.
HemaCare Corp., a provider of human blood and immune cells for medical therapies and research based in Northridge, has expanded its product line to include special types of bone marrow.
Avita Medical has named David McIntyre as the company’s new chief financial officer.
The Bank of Santa Clarita on Thursday announced a proposed three-for-two stock split of its common stock.
Los Angeles-based Herbalife Nutrition and Proactive Sports Performance in Thousand Oaks announced they will open a sports center in Westlake Village by the end of next year.
Henry Mayo Hospital expands offerings.
Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Valencia opened its six-story, 163,000-square-foot tower to patients Oct. 27
Andrew Vorzimer brings fertility law to website.
Andrew Vorzimer with Vorzimer Masserman Fertility and Family Law Center in Woodland Hills will lend his expertise to those seeking fertility advice on MedAnswers
Executives from Kaiser, Valley Presbyterian speak.
Executives from Kaiser Permanente and Valley Presbyterian Hospital discuss single-payer, universal coverage at Valley Industry & Commerce Association event.
BIOTECH: Company to expand internationally with purchase of Otezla and investment in China.
Amgen Inc. expands by investing $2.7 billion in Chinese company and buying a psoriasis drug for $13.4 billion.
Amgen Inc. has made the decision to lay off a quarter of its workforce in Cambridge, Mass., in conjunction with its decision to end neuroscience research.
The National Union of Healthcare Workers has postponed a five-day strike at Kaiser Permanente locations in California set to begin Monday, following news of Kaiser Chief Executive Bernard Tyson’s death on Sunday.
Chicken product pushes company’s three-year growth to 18,020 percent.
Caulipower has caught the updraft of the cauliflower craze by producing gluten-free cauliflower pizzas, pizza crusts and tortillas just as consumer demand is booming.
harma giant Amgen Inc. made two big investment offers in recent months – $13.4 billion for Celgene Corp.’s Otezla and $2.7 billion for a 20.5 percent stake in Chinese cancer biotech BeiGene.
ECS, a segment of Calabasas-based Asgn Inc. that focuses on cybersecurity, artificial intelligence and engineering, has won a four-year, $116 million contract with the federal government to modernize the military’s digital health care system.
Residents, staff and community leaders gathered Wednesday for the dedication of Motion Picture & Television Fund’s Mary Pickford House, located on the organization’s Wasserman Campus in Woodland Hills.
Westlake Village BioPartners’ first investment, a T-Cell therapy startup called Tmunity Therapeutics, raised $75 million in Series B financing, the company has announced.
A2 Biotherapeutics, a biotech company developing cell therapies for cancer patients in Agoura Hills, on Tuesday announced its official launch with $57 million in Series A funding.
Neuronoff Inc., a development-stage medical device company in Valencia, has been awarded a $2.2 million grant from the National Institutes of Health.
Endonovo Therapeutics, a Woodland Hills business that develops electro-therapeutic devices for pain management, on Thursday announced a proposed reverse stock split.
Amgen Inc. on Thursday announced it will buy a 20.5 percent stake in Beigene, a Chinese cancer biotech company, for $2.7 billion in cash.