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Angel Investor Behind OH! Juice's Third Location

Local beverage company OH! Juice has lined up enough investment capital to open a third location — this time at a highly trafficked tourist spot.

By Brittany Meiling July 26, 2017 4:32 p.m. share »

Struggling Drugmaker Raises $43 Million in Stock Offering

Local drugmaker Regulus Therapeutics Inc. has managed to raise $43 million in a public stock offering — cash the struggling company needs to continue its research.

By Brittany Meiling July 26, 2017 4:26 p.m. share »

FDA Grants Special Status to Biotech's Drug

Regulators with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration have handed local biotech Samumed LLC a special classification for one of its drug programs, granting the company a number of perks.

By Brittany Meiling July 25, 2017 5:38 p.m. share »

Airport Looking for 3rd-Party Operator to Oversee Innovation Lab

The San Diego International Airport is on the hunt for a third-party operator (an individual or a firm) to take over its “innovation lab,” which the airport launched earlier this year.

By Brittany Meiling July 25, 2017 5:29 p.m. share »
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Vuori Muscles into the Activewear Market With Style

A new clothing company in Encinitas is capitalizing on the “athleisure” trend (i.e. looking good in workout clothes) by targeting one segment of the population other companies often neglect: men. The company is called Vuori

By Brittany Meiling July 25, 2017 8:51 a.m. share »
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Diagnostics Co. Must Wait for the Results

One of San Diego’s bigger (yet little-known) public companies, Quidel Corp., just inked a deal that could double its annual revenue. But the deal’s closure is dependent on outside forces that may or may not go Quidel’s way.

By Brittany Meiling July 25, 2017 8:04 a.m. share »
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New Drug, New Attitude, New Day at Pharma Co.

Its diet pill was a commercial flop that almost sent Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. to the grave. But now, following a major makeover, the company’s new experimental medicines could bring renewed life to the San Diego biotech.

By br July 25, 2017 7:59 a.m. share »

Effector Therapeutics Raises $38.6 Million From Pfizer Venture

Local biotech Effector Therapeutics Inc. has raised $38.6 million in a Series C venture capital round led by big pharma investor Pfizer Venture Investments.

By Brittany Meiling July 24, 2017 3:57 p.m. share »

New Drug, New Attitude: New Day at Pharma Co.

Its diet pill was a commercial flop that almost sent Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. to the grave. But now, following a major makeover, the company’s new experimental medicines could bring renewed life to the San Diego biotech.

By Brittany Meiling July 23, 2017 1:06 p.m. share »

Windward Life Care Is Acquiring Lifeline Care

A local aging services company called Windward Life Care has acquired San Diego’s longstanding senior care organization, Lifeline Care at Home.

By Brittany Meiling July 23, 2017 1:04 p.m. share »

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