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Sharp Healthcare Contracts With Geneva Health Care

Geneva Health Care Inc., a San Diego-based medical technology company, announced that Sharp Healthcare will begin using the Geneva Healthcare Suite, a technology platform for managing data from cardiac devices.

Northrop Grumman Delivers Unmanned Copter to U.S. Navy

Northrop Grumman Corp. announced that it delivered the first operational large version of its MQ-8 Fire Scout, an unmanned helicopter, to its U.S. Navy customer.

Executive Rob Chandhok Confirms Departure From Qualcomm

Rob Chandhok, a senior executive with 14 years of experience at Qualcomm Inc., has left his position.

Imprimis to Aquire Park Compounding For $4.137 Million

Imprimis Pharmaceuticals Inc., a San Diego-based company focused on drug combinations, has entered into an agreement to acquire South Coast Specialty Compounding Inc., doing business as Park Compounding, for $4.137 million in cash, stock and deferred payments, according to a recent regulatory filing.

Suja Juice Inc. Raises Over $21 Million

Suja Juice Inc., a San Diego-based company that makes bottled raw juices, has raised over $21 million from the sale of equity and debt, according to a recent regulatory filing.

Aethlon Medical Makes First U.S. Shipment of Ebola Therapy

Aethlon Medical Inc., a San Diego-based medical device company making devices to treat infectious disease and cancer, announced the first shipment of its blood filtration device as a candidate to treat future Ebola virus infections in the United States.

Qualcomm Sells Taiwan Factory for $85 Million

Qualcomm Inc. sold its Mirasol display factory in Taiwan, and the equipment in it, to Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. for $85 million, according to a securities filing.

Waiting Period Ends for Proposed CareFusion, Becton Deal

Becton, Dickinson and Co. and CareFusion Corp. announced that the waiting period mandated under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 regarding Becton’s proposed acquisition of San Diego-based CareFusion expired on Nov. 19.

Allylix Inc. Acquired by Swiss Company

Evolva Holding SA announced it has agreed to acquire San Diego-based Allylix Inc. in an all-stock transaction.

ResMed's Sleep-Monitoring Device Now Available at Apple Stores

ResMed Inc., a San Diego-based company that develops medical devices for sleep apnea and other sleep-related breathing disorders, announced that its newest sleep-monitoring device will be available through Apple retail stores in the United States and from the Apple Online Store.

General Atomics Awarded U.S. Army Contract Worth $17.1 Million

The U.S. Army awarded Poway-based General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. a contract modification that may be worth as much as $17.1 million.

Isis Offers $425 Million of Convertible Senior Notes

Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced that it intends to offer $425 million of convertible senior notes, due in 2021, in a private placement, subject to market and other considerations.

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Vista Industrial Building Sells for $13.55 Million

An entity listed as KI-Vista-LPSM LLC has purchased a building at Vista Business Park for $13.55 million, which it is leasing to Escondido-based Stone Brewing Co. for a previously confirmed new distribution center, according to brokerage company Cushman & Wakefield Inc.

Green Flash Brewing Acquires Alpine Beer Co.

Green Flash Brewing Co. of San Diego has announced it is acquiring the East County-based Alpine Beer Co. for an undisclosed price.

E.Digital Reports Q2 Net Loss of $173,000

E.Digital Corp., a San Diego technology developer and licensor, reported fiscal 2015 second quarter net loss of $173,000, compared to a net loss of $410,000 for the like quarter of the prior fiscal year.