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Genius Brands International Inc.: Company announced it has started developing an animated television series for 6- to 9-year olds based on its Genius brand of intellectual properties for children.
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co: Company announced it has entered into a consent and waiver agreement with preferred stockholders to release $2.9 million of previously restricted cash to fund operations.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc: SEC documents showed Ben. Owner BVF Partnersr LP purchased 50,100 shares at $17.94 per share on Thursday.
Quidel Corp: SEC documents showed Director Mary Lake Polan exercised options on 22,081 shares at $5.44 to $9.93 per share on Thursday.
RF Industries Ltd: Company announced its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 5 cents per share, and has decided to accelerate a portion of its anticipated 2013 common stock dividend payments into calendar 2012.
Trius Therapeutics Inc.: Company announced it has reached its enrollment objective in the last of its two Phase 3 clinical trials of tedizolid phosphate for the treatment of acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections.
WD-40 Co: SEC documents showed Director Mario Crivello sold 10,000 shares at $46.28 per share on Monday.