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How Effective is That Dog Drug Off the Shelf?

Simulations Plus to test veterinary medicines for the FDA.

Simulations Plus to test veterinary medicines for the FDA.

CBD Daily Adds Ingestibles to Brand Portfolio

The founders of CBD Daily, a hemp-based skincare company in Chatsworth, has added Fleurtiva to its portfolio of brands.

Emergency Kits for Pets Made by Vets

Wildfires inspire Agoura Hills startup targeting animal owners.

Wildfires inspire Agoura Hills startup targeting animal owners.

Digital Fertilization

BIOTECH: Encino clinic has developed an algorithm to isolate high-quality embryos.

Fertility clinic uses AI to screen embryos.

Modeling Biology

Special Report: Biotech

John DiBella sells software that conducts computer simulations of a drug’s reactions inside the body.

‘Reimagining the Priorities’

NONPROFIT: Steve Nissen, new chairman of the L.A. County Economic Development Corp., says the Valley ‘will not be forgotten in our efforts.’

Steven Nissen was appointed chairman of the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. on July 2.

Candid Job Talk

Special Report: Law

Karen Gabler of law firm LightGabler.

Test for Nose Ointment As a COVID Therapy

Turn Therapeutics’ Hexagen gets in FDA approval line.

After nearly a year of correspondence with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Turn Therapeutics in Calabasas finally has its first human safety and efficacy trial lined up for a COVID-19 therapy.

Bar President Gets Digital With Lawyers

Leader wants young attorneys in old-fashioned org.

Leader wants young attorneys in old-fashioned org.

Preview: Cluster Power

Venture capitalists, law firms, real estate developers and a talented workforce have created a biotech industry hub in the Conejo Valley.

Black ENTREPRENEURS MONTH: Nakia Guidry Kimarah’s Footprints

Palmdale Business: Custom printed T-shirts and other apparel (213) 798-2928 • Email: kimarahsfootprints@gmail.com Website: kimarahsfootprints.com

Conejo Convert

Three years ago, Michael Castagna moved MannKind to Westlake Village from Valencia to help the company hire and retain top talent.

Michael Castagna is chief executive of biopharmaceutical company MannKind Corp. in Westlake Village. Prior to working at MannKind, Castagna served in various executive roles at Amgen Inc. in nearby Thousand Oaks, and its New York rival Bristol-Myers Squibb. MannKind, founded by late billionaire entrepreneur Al Mann, moved to the Conejo Valley from Valencia in 2017. Currently, MannKind is focused on developing drug treatments for rare lung and endocrine diseases while continuing to market its flagship drug Afrezza, an inhalable insulin treatment for diabetes. MannKind currently has 250 employees and expects to add 100 employees by this time next year, Castagna said.

Integrity Bio Welcomes New Chief Executive

Company undergoes first leadership change since founding.

Michael Reilly has succeeded Byeong Chang as Integrity Bio’s new chief executive.

Amgen Partnership to Pursue Coronavirus Treatment

Amgen Inc. and Seattle-based Adaptive Biotechnologies on Thursday announced a strategic partnership to discover and develop a treatment for COVID-19.

Calabasas Biotech to Test COVID Nose Ointment

Calabasas biotech Turn Therapeutics has announced it received authorization to start its first human safety and efficacy trial for a COVID-19 therapy.

An MBA in Unusual Times

Local business schools adapt to the pandemic while enrollment remains strong.

Master in business administration programs in the Valley region have not seen a decrease in enrollment as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, leaving administrators pleasantly surprised after months of uncertainty.

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Financial Refresh

CAREER: Startup aims to change payment processing and give opportunity to women re-entering the workforce.

CAREER: Startup aims to change payment processing and give opportunity to women re-entering the workforce.

Black Entrepreneurs Month: Raymont & Carolyn Henderson

Hedge of Protection Security Services offers security detail to a wide variety of industries, including finance, entertainment, commercial and residential, as well as live events.

Attorney Overdrive

LAW: Employment lawyers put in 14-hour days to keep up with client questions, changing rules.

Since the start of the pandemic, employment lawyers have shifted into overdrive –and except for a week or so toward the end of April, have not seen a slowdown.

TaIloring the MBA

In a competitive marketplace, Valley business school programs focus their recruitment efforts on specific segments of the prospective student population.

In a competitive marketplace, Valley business school programs focus their recruitment efforts on specific segments of the prospective student population.