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Los Angeles-based Convalo Health International Corp., a company providing addiction recovery services, has opened an outpatient behavioral health and addiction recovery center (known as an IOP center) in San Diego.
San Diego drugmaker Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc., focused on liver disease drugs, announced the appointment of Edward F. Smith III as senior vice president of regulatory affairs and quality assurance.
San Diego drugmaker Adamis Pharmaceuticals, which makes low-cost alternatives to expensive drugs, is acquiring Conway, Arkansas-based US Compounding Inc.
San Diego-based Toft Group, an executive search firm building leadership teams for life sciences and health care companies, announced the opening of a new office in South San Francisco.
aTyr Pharma, Inc., a biotherapeutics company in San Diego, announced fourth quarter and full-year earnings, along with the appointment of a new company executive.
BIOTECH: Trovagene Firings Raise Questions Over Roles
Is Trovagene Inc. a diagnostic or a therapeutic company?
Zavante Therapeutics, a San Diego startup quietly launched by big-shot biotech veterans last fall, has raised $45 million to fund development of its lead drug.
Trovagene Inc. has fired and sued two of its top executives — CEO Antonius Schuh and CFO Stephen Zaniboni -- alleging breach of fiduciary duty. The actions caught both seasoned biotech executives by surprise.
The Food and Drug Administration's panel of advisers voted 12-2 Tuesday in favor of an experimental drug from ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, saying its benefits outweigh the risks.
Trovagene’s shares are down 12 percent Tuesday after the maker of liquid biopsies said it fired and sued its chief executive officer and chief financial officer.
San Diego’s Neothetics Inc. announced plans to move forward with its LIPO-202 program, despite earlier failed clinical trials and the abrupt resignation last month of CEO George Mahaffey.
San Diego’s Forge Therapeutics is teaming up with Carlsbad’s Active Motif on a research collaboration, the companies announced Monday.
DJO Global Inc., a medical device company in San Diego, announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full 2015 year.
San Diego’s Imprimis Pharmaceuticals, a maker of compounded drugs, reported a significant increase in revenue for the fourth quarter and full 2015 year.
BIOTECH: Carlsbad Co. Is Developing 3-D Imaging For Heart Procedures
Carlsbad medical device maker Acutus Medical Inc. closed a $75 million Series C round last week, one of the biggest infusions of cash the local medtech sector has seen in recent years.