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Amgen wins patent case

By   /  Tuesday, September 21st, 2021  /  Banking & Finance, East Ventura County, Health Care & Life Science, Latest news, Law & Goverment, Tri-County Economy, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Amgen wins patent case

Thousand Oaks-based Amgen had a big win in court on Sept. 20, as a federal court in New Jersey upheld multiple Amgen patents for its psoriasis treatment, Otezla. Amgen filed a patent infringement lawsuit earlier this year against two companies, Sandoz and Zydus Pharmaceuticals, claiming that their generic versions of Otezla infringed upon at least Read More →

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Changing of the guard at CenCal as longtime CEO set to retire

By   /  Friday, September 10th, 2021  /  Central Coast, Health Care & Life Science, Latest news, right, South Coast, Subscriber content, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Changing of the guard at CenCal as longtime CEO set to retire

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SLO County joins Santa Barbara and Ventura with new mask mandate

By   /  Tuesday, August 31st, 2021  /  Government, Health Care & Life Science, Latest news, Law & Goverment, left, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on SLO County joins Santa Barbara and Ventura with new mask mandate

Public health officials in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties now require everyone to wear face coverings in all indoor public settings to protect against COVID-19, after San Luis Obispo County reinstated its mask mandate on Aug. 31. Citing rising case rates in San Luis Obispo County, Health Officer Dr. Penny Borenstein issued Read More →

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Our View: Troubling signs in SLO’s fight against COVID; A golden opportunity at Channel Islands Harbor

By   /  Friday, August 27th, 2021  /  Editorials, Government, Health Care & Life Science, Latest news, Opinion, Subscriber content  /  Comments Off on Our View: Troubling signs in SLO’s fight against COVID; A golden opportunity at Channel Islands Harbor

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Central Coast Health Watch: Ventura County masks up; Cottage honored; CenCal pays for senior meals

By   /  Friday, August 27th, 2021  /  Health Care & Life Science, Latest news  /  Comments Off on Central Coast Health Watch: Ventura County masks up; Cottage honored; CenCal pays for senior meals

Ventura County’s public health officer, Dr. Robert Levin, issued an order requiring masks indoors in most public settings starting Aug. 23, joining a mask mandate already in effect in Santa Barbara County. San Luis Obispo County is not requiring masks, though it has the region’s highest rate of new COVID-19 cases and lowest vaccination rate. Read More →

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Arcutis starts new Phase 3 trial

By   /  Friday, August 27th, 2021  /  Banking & Finance, East Ventura County, Health Care & Life Science, Latest news, Tri-County Economy, Tri-County Public Companies  /  Comments Off on Arcutis starts new Phase 3 trial

Arcutis Biotherapeutics announced Aug. 25 that it has enrolled the first patient in a Phase 3 clinical trial to evaluate ARQ-154, its topical foam, as a treatment for scalp and body psoriasis. The foam is a once-daily formulation of roflumilast, a phosphodiesterase type 4 inhibitor that the company is developing to treat two skin conditions: Read More →

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Dignity, Anthem settle health coverage dispute

By   /  Tuesday, August 17th, 2021  /  Central Coast, East Ventura County, Health Care & Life Science, Latest news, right, Top Stories, Tri-County Economy, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Dignity, Anthem settle health coverage dispute

Dignity Health and Anthem Blue Cross have reached a new multi-year contract agreement that allows Anthem-insured customers to maintain in-network access to Dignity Health providers and facilities. On Aug. 16, the two organizations announced the agreement, which returns Dignity Health providers in the Tri-Counties to Anthem health plans, with no gap in coverage. The contract Read More →