February 24, 2017: Ohr Pharma will terminate about eight employees following a decision to suspend activities at a lab facility in San Diego, the company announced in a filing with the SEC.
February 24, 2017: Wells Fargo analyst David Maris weighed in on Valeant after-hours Wednesday, asking 'did 50+ salespeople just leave. Maris commented, "We recently asked Valeant whether industry speculation is correct that approximately 50 or more of Valeant’s GI salespeople.."
February 24, 2017: Dan Santi could have taken his biotech startup, which has an innovative technology for keeping drugs in the body longer, anywhere in the Bay Area. He settled on Mission Bay.
February 24, 2017: Boston-based Vertex has eclipsed the 2,000 employee mark for the first time in four years, according to a federal filing. Vertex disclosed in its annual filing on Thursday that it had approximately 2,150 total employees as of the end of 2016.