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Medtronic Advances Insulin Pump Technology

MEDICAL DEVICE: First gadget with hybrid closed loop offers to automate delivery.

A new device has hit the market for people with Type 1 diabetes, allowing for better management of glucose levels with a lot less work.

Around the Valleys

News and notes from the greater San Fernando Valley

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Preview: Leno Launch No Joke

Everyone knows Jay Leno loves cars, so it was a perfect fit for an auto dealer to partner with the comedian on a new line of auto care products.

Avery Dennison Buys Medical Products Maker

Avery Dennison Corp. on Monday announced it has acquired health care product manufacturer Finesse Medical Ltd. of Longford, Ireland.

B. Riley to Acquire Wunderlich Securities

B. Riley Financial Inc. announced Thursday that it will acquire Memphis, Tenn.-based Wunderlich Securities in a deal valued at $67 million.

Amgen Tour Pedals into Santa Clarita

The 2017 Amgen Tour of California is rolling through Santa Clarita Wednesday as the city is the finish line for the fourth day of the menโ€™s weeklong bicycle race.

Fix for Bedsores

MEDICAL DEVICE: Lift prevents pain for patients, caregivers.

By making immobile patients easier to move, the makers of Boemba hope to relieve bedsores.

Which Pitch Won at CSUN โ€˜Shark Tankโ€™?

Student entrepreneurs compete for services and seed money.

CSUNโ€™s pitch contest for startups features seed-money prizes.

Doctors Counter Allergy Surge With Surgery

MEDICINE: High pollen levels push demand for balloon sinuplasty procedure.

Allergists and doctors concur that this year is one of the worst allergy seasons in Valley history.

Hum of Construction Heard at Valley Hospitals

LIST: Projects range from a rehab clinic to building with half-billion dollar budget.

In growth mode, Valley hospitals expand facilities.

Around the Valleys

News and notes from the greater San Fernando Valley

Avita Medical Files Patent Infringement Petition

Avita Medical Ltd., a Valencia company that makes regenerative treatments for wounds and skin defects, has filed a petition against a patent owned by competitor New York-based Renovacare Sciences Corp.

SEC Investigates ImmunoCellular

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has accused 27 individuals and businesses of stock fraud, according to the Tampa Bay Business Journal, including former ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Ltd. chief executive Manish Singh.

Simulations Plus Buys Liver Software Firm

Drug simulation software developer Simulations Plus Inc. announced Monday that it is acquiring Dilisym Services Inc. of Research Triangle Park, N.C. in a stock purchase agreement worth up to $10 million.

Macho Men On Screen At HombreTV

Media startup targets hard-to-reach demo of Hispanic males.

Local entrepreneur hopes to target underserved Hispanic males with new channel.

Battery Test Powers BioSolar Share Price Higher

ELECTRONICS: Silicon-based terminals may extend charges, improve safety.

Positive test results spark stock price jump for battery materials maker BioSolar.

PAGAโ€™s Heavy Price

Employers maintain if theyโ€™re flexible with workers, it makes them liable under state labor law.

Lawyers, taking advantage of a regulation, are targeting Valley employers.

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Divorce Lawyers Team to Buy Westside Office

REAL ESTATE: Partners see Silicon Beach as hotbed for high-value breakups.

Divorce attorneys spend their days dividing up assets, but two Woodland Hills lawyers are assembling assets as they just purchased their newest property to better position their practice.