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Janssen Labs rebranded as JLABS

If you weren’t paying close attention in October, you may have missed a fairly significant shift in the local biotech space. What had been known as Janssen Labs since its opening in 2012 changed its name — and mostly just that — to JLABS to better identify the purpose of the incubator space and create more cohesion under the Johnson & Johnson Innovation umbrella.

MEDICAL

ResMed has strong number, China acquisition

ResMed Inc. (NYSE: RMD) continued to post strong numbers in the second quarter and has strengthened its commitment in China as well.

BIOTECH

La Jolla Institute board elects two

The La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology has announced that Larry Spitcaufsky and Hunt Pettit have been elected to its board of directors.

FINANCE

Suneva Medical raises $35.4 million

REAL ESTATE

BioMed continues to post strong earnings

MEDICAL

Richard Butcher awarded Practitioner of the Year

REAL ESTATE

Qualcomm sells office building on Campus Point for $105M

BIOTECH

Ignyta reaches milestone for tumor fighting drug

BIOTECH

Cytori names Hayden as general counsel

BIOTECH

Otonomy initiates phase 2 trial for AuriPro

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The last-minute phone call that spurred Teva-Allergan deal

The chief executive officer of Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd., Erez Vigodman, was just hours away from increasing his hostile bid for Mylan Inc. when he got the news he’d waited months to hear. Brent Saunders, his counterpart at Botox-maker Allergan Plc, told him: Forget Mylan. Let’s do lunch.

American Specialty Health appoints Bonhomme as CTO

Jerome Bonhomme has joined American Specialty Health Inc. as chief technology officer.

Mega-health deals bloom in July; Anthem bids $48B for Cigna

NEW YORK — Anthem is buying rival Cigna for $48 billion in a deal that would create the nation's largest health insurer by enrollment, covering about 53 million U.S patients.

Contamination report on water aquifers withheld

California oil-and-gas regulators have refused for nearly a year to release findings of what they termed a “highest-priority” investigation of possible oilfield contamination into the water aquifers that serve millions of people in and around Los Angeles.

Biogen Data Complicates Quest to Slow Alzheimer’s Disease

(Bloomberg) -- Biogen Inc.’s experimental drug for Alzheimer’s disease failed to show a statistically significant cognitive benefit for patients on a closely watched dose, complicating the company’s quest to develop a treatment.

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Interview with Shelley Lyford, Paul Downey

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