October 19, 1997 |
Allergan Inc. and Peptech Ltd. in England have terminated their agreement to develop a psoriasis treatment. Irvine-based Allergan, an eye-care products company, said Peptech has determined that further work is required to assess the optimal treatment regimen for the product, GMDP.
December 1, 1995
Allergan Inc. said Thursday that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of the Phoenix-based contact lens care business of British health-care products giant Pilkington Barnes Hind. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Allergan, headquartered in Irvine, develops, makes and markets products for eye and skin care and neuromuscular disorders.
April 26, 2000
The Irvine research and development arm of eye-care company Allergan Inc. reported a net loss of $17.2 million, or $5.24 a share, for the first quarter, compared with a loss of $10.8 million, or $3.30 a share, for last year's first three months. Quarterly revenue fell to $980,000 from $2.15 million.
September 23, 2011 |
An Orange County woman has died after weight-loss surgery at a West Hills outpatient clinic, the fifth person to die shortly after Lap-Band procedures at clinics affiliated with the 1-800-GET-THIN advertising campaign since 2009, according to lawsuits, coroner's records and interviews. Paramedics rushed Paula Rojeski on Sept. 8 from Valley Surgical Center to a nearby hospital, where she was pronounced dead, said Los Angeles County Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter. The coroner's office performed an autopsy but has not yet determined how she died.