San Diego drugmaker Ignyta Inc. is piggybacking off recent positive press by raising $160 million in a new stock offering. The fresh infusion of cash will go toward developing the company’s cancer drug.
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Diet pill maker Orexigen Therapeutics, one of San Diego’s struggling public companies, may soon auction itself off to the highest bidder in an attempt to fortify its finances.
Beauty Bakerie, a quirky cosmetics company in San Diego, has raised $3 million in a fundraising round led by Unilever Ventures, the investment arm of consumer goods giant Unilever.
Annie Lawless, the early co-founder of San Diego’s juice giant Suja Juice has launched a new venture in San Diego: a makeup company called Lawless. Like Suja Juice, this brand is also targeted to the health-conscious consumer. The company’s cosmetics are said to be free of carcinogenic, toxic, hormone and endocrine-disrupting ingredients, according to the company’s press release.
San Diego drugmaker Ignyta Inc. is piggybacking off recent positive press by raising $160 million in a new stock offering.
Regulators with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have handed Neurocrine Biosciences a special classification for one of its drug programs, granting the company a number of perks.
BIOTECH: Collectively Stocks Up 4% But Gains Not Spread Equally
The stock performance of San Diego’s public life science companies saw a modest gain in the third quarter, with a few high-performing drugmakers pulling up the region’s average.
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When you get brilliant software engineers in the same room as fitness junkies, a workout app will inevitably be born.
Annie Lawless, the early co-founder of San Diego’s juice giant Suja Juice has launched a new venture in San Diego: a makeup company called Lawless.
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