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Pfizer announces leadership team for combined company after proposed Allergan merger

February 12, 2016

Pfizer announced in a press release its executive leadership team for the combined Pfizer and Allergan business following the close of the proposed merger of the companies.

Through the closing of the transaction, Pfizer’s Global Innovative Pharma (GIP) business and its Vaccines Oncology and Consumer (VOC) business will operate separately under Albert Bourla, currently group president of VOC, according to the release. When the transaction is complete, the VOC and GIP businesses will combine, with Bourla becoming group president, Global Innovative Pharma, leading the combined businesses, according to the release.

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AGTC reports $12.2 million in quarterly revenue

February 12, 2016
AGTC reported $12.2 million in revenue in its second fiscal quarter compared with $652,000 in the same period of 2014, according to a press release. The increase was…
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Glaukos establishes direct sales organization, launches iStent inject in Australia

February 12, 2016
Glaukos has established a direct sales organization and launched the iStent inject trabecular micro-bypass stent in Australia, according to a press release. The iStent…

Balancing clinical practice and corporate leadership presents challenges and rewards

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 25, 2016
Many practicing ophthalmologists work as consultants to industry, helping to steer research and development efforts. Some have more substantial and demanding leadership…

Pfizer announces leadership team for combined company after proposed Allergan merger

February 12, 2016
Pfizer announced in a press release its executive leadership team for the combined Pfizer and Allergan business following the close of the proposed…
Business News

AGTC reports $12.2 million in quarterly revenue

February 12, 2016
AGTC reported $12.2 million in revenue in its second fiscal quarter compared with $652,000 in the same period of 2014, according to a press release…
Business NewsFrom OSN APAO

Glaukos establishes direct sales organization, launches iStent inject in Australia

February 12, 2016
Glaukos has established a direct sales organization and launched the iStent inject trabecular micro-bypass stent in Australia, according to a press…

Balancing clinical practice and corporate leadership presents challenges and rewards

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 25, 2016
Many practicing ophthalmologists work as consultants to industry, helping to steer research and development efforts. Some have more substantial and…
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TearLab withdraws proposed public offering of common stock

February 10, 2016
TearLab has withdrawn its proposed public offering of common stock, according to a company press release. Due to current market conditions, the…
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VIDEO: Allergan looks to have complete platform for glaucoma treatment

February 9, 2016
SAN FRANCISCO — At the Glaucoma 360: New Horizons Forum, Aziz Mottiwala, vice president of marketing at Allergan, discusses the company’s “franchise…
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Nicox, Ora enter into licensing agreement for AC-120 for morning eyelid swelling

February 5, 2016
Nicox has entered into a licensing agreement that grants Ora exclusive worldwide rights for the development and commercialization of Nicox’s…
FDA News

Oculus receives 510(k) clearance for Pentacam AXL

February 5, 2016
The Pentacam AXL has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA, Oculus announced in a press release.The device, which combines anterior segment…
FDA News

FDA acknowledges receipt of Shire’s resubmitted NDA for lifitegrast

February 5, 2016
The FDA has acknowledged receipt of a new drug application resubmitted by Shire for lifitegrast to treat signs and symptoms of dry eye disease, the…
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Visionary Venture Fund and Advisory Board to support ophthalmology startups

February 4, 2016
OCTANe, a business development accelerator, has launched the Visionary Venture Fund and Advisory Board to assist later-stage ophthalmology startup…
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