Aduro BioTech, Inc., a clinical-stage immunotherapy company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization that transform the treatment of challenging diseases. Its lead product candidate is CRS-207, an immuno-oncology therapy, which is in a Phase IIb clinical trial for the treatment of metastatic pancreatic cancer, unresectable malignant pleural mesothelioma, and ovarian cancer. The company also offers STING Pathway Activator product candidates that are synthetic small molecule immune modulators, which target and activate Stimulator of Interferon Genes receptor under collaboration with Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation; and develops monoclonal antibodies with the potential to yield immunotherapy. Aduro BioTech, Inc. also has a collaboration agreement with Janssen Biotech, Inc. to develop drugs for the treatment of prostate and lung cancers. The company was formerly known as Oncologic, Inc. and changed its name to Aduro BioTech, Inc. in June 2008. Aduro BioTech, Inc. was founded in 2000 and is based in Berkeley, California.
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, develops and commercializes therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases in the United States. The company's products include JUXTAPID (lomitapide) capsules, an adjunct to a low-fat diet and other lipid-lowering treatments, including low-density lipoprotein, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, total cholesterol, apolipoprotein B, and non-high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in adult patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (HoFH); and LOJUXTA (lomitapide) hard capsule for the treatment of HoFH in adults. Its products also comprise MYALEPT (metreleptin), a recombinant analogue of human leptin, indicated as an adjunct to diet as replacement therapy to treat the complications of leptin deficiency in patients with congenital or acquired generalized lipodystrophy. The company distributes its products directly to patients and other purchasers through a specialty pharmacy. Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets various fiber optic components and integrated modules for communications equipment manufacturers and service providers in the United States, North America, Europe, and Asia. It offers connectivity products, including connectivity modules; optical connectors, adapters, and cable assemblies; fused and planar fiber optical splitters and couplers; optical tap couplers and ultra low polarization dependent loss tap couplers; amplifier wave division multiplexers (WDM) couplers; optical fixed attenuators; fused fiber WDM couplers; and fiber array units. The company also provides optical passive products comprising filter WDMs, dense wave division multiplexers (DWDMs), coarse wavelength division multiplexers, compact coarse wavelength division multiplexers, add/drop DWDM filters, optical isolators, optical bypass switches, and automatic variable optical attenuators. Alliance Fiber Optic Products, Inc. was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
Agrium Inc. produces, markets, and distributes crop nutrients, crop protection products, seeds, and merchandise products primarily in the United States, Canada, Australia, and South America. It operates in two segments, Retail and Wholesale. The offers crop nutrients, including nitrogen in dry and liquid forms, potash, phosphates, sulfur, and micronutrients; crop protection products, such as herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, and adjuvant products; and merchandise products comprising fencing, feed supplements, livestock-related animal health products, irrigation equipment, and other products, as well as provides seeds and seed-related information and analysis. The company also offers product and services, such as soil and leaf testing, crop scouting, and precision agriculture services, as well as livestock marketing, and various insurance and real estate services. In addition, it produces, markets, and distributes nitrogen, potash, and phosphate products, as well as ammonia, urea, ammonium nitrate, and aqua ammonia for agricultural and industrial customers. Further, the company purchases and resells crop nutrient products. Agrium Inc. provides its products under the Loveland, DynaGro, Proven, and Dalgety brands. The company was formerly known as Cominco Fertilizers Ltd. and changed its name to Agrium Inc. in 1995. Agrium Inc. was founded in 1931 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
Great Ajax Corp. focuses primarily on acquiring, investing in, and managing a portfolio of re-performing and non-performing mortgage loans secured by single-family residences and single-family properties. It also invests in loans secured by multi-family residential and commercial mixed use retail/residential properties, as well as in the properties directly. The company elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust for U.S. federal income tax purposes. It generally would not be subject to federal corporate income tax, if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. Great Ajax Corp. was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon.
Amedisys, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides home health, and hospice and personal care services. It operates in two segments, Home Health and Hospice. The Home Health segment offers a range of services in the homes of individuals who may be recovering from illness, injury, or surgery through its skilled nurses, physical and speech therapists, occupational therapists, and aides for its patients to complete their important personal tasks. The Hospice segment offers care that is designed to provide comfort and support for those who are facing a terminal illness, including heart disease, pulmonary disease, Alzheimer's, HIV/AIDS, and cancer. As of December 31, 2015, the company owned and operated 329 Medicare-certified home health care centers and 79 Medicare-certified hospice care centers in 34 states within the United States and the District of Columbia. Amedisys, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
AmSurg Corp., through its subsidiaries, provides ambulatory and physician services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Ambulatory Services and Physician Services. The Ambulatory Services segment acquires, develops, and operates ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) in partnership with physicians. This segment performs colonoscopy and other endoscopy procedures in the areas of gastroenterology; cataracts and retinal laser surgeries in the area of ophthalmology; and knee and shoulder arthroscopy, and carpal tunnel repair in the area of orthopedics. The Physician Services segment provides outsourced physician services to hospitals, ASCs, and other healthcare facilities primarily in the areas of anesthesiology; radiology, including diagnostic, interventional, and teleradiology services; children's services, such as neonatal management services specializing in acute inpatient care and treatment of infants; and emergency medicine services, as well as other services. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated 257 ASCs in 34 states and the District of Columbia in partnership with approximately 2,000 physicians; and provided physician services to approximately 450 healthcare facilities in 29 states. It offers its surgery center services directly to patients; referring physicians; and third-party payors, including managed care, and commercial and governmental payors. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee.
Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust primarily in the United States. It invests in, finances, and manages leveraged portfolio of residential mortgage-backed securities that are guaranteed by Ginnie Mae, or by agencies or instrumentalities of the federal government, including Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The company also invests in non-agency mortgage investments that are guaranteed by a private institution, such as a commercial bank; and other mortgage-related investments consisting of mortgage derivative securities, mortgage warehouse participations, and subordinated interests, as well as in mortgage loans, other investments. It qualifies as a real estate investment trust for federal income tax purposes. The company generally would not be subject to federal corporate income taxes if it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its stockholders. Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, California.
ARC Document Solutions, Inc., a reprographics company, provides document solutions worldwide. It offers managed print services, an onsite service to capture, control, manage, print, account for, and store documents; and operates 177 offsite service centers that offer managed print service customers with the flexibility and overflow capacity during peak workloads, as well as local support and maintenance. The company also provides archive and information management services; and specialized color printing comprising finishing and assembly of graphic materials for regional and national retailers, franchises, marketing departments, theme parks, and cultural institutions under the Riot Creative Imaging brand. In addition, it develops and offers Web-based document management applications, such as SKYSITE, Planwell, and Abacus that facilitates project collaboration, manage print networks, track equipment fleets, create and maintain project document archives, and other document and content management tasks. Further, the company provides digital shipping/managed file transfer services; and engages in the sales of printing, imaging, and related equipment, as well as provides ancillary services, such as service and maintenance. Additionally, it manages, distributes, and produces documents and information related to construction projects, including construction drawings, black and white and color signage, specification documents, and marketing materials. The company serves senior management teams, information technology and procurement departments, project architects, engineers, general contractors, and others in the architectural, engineering, and construction industries, as well as retail, technology, entertainment, healthcare, and other industries. The company was formerly known as American Reprographics Company and changed its name to ARC Document Solutions, Inc. in 2012. ARC Document Solutions, Inc. was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Walnut Creek, California.
Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. operates as an independent developer and producer of natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids in the United States. It operates through three segments: Gas and Oil Production, Well Construction and Completion, and Other Partnership Management. The company owns interest in approximately 14,500 producing natural gas and oil wells located primarily in Appalachia, the Barnett Shale and the Eagle Ford Shale (Texas), the Mississippi Lime (Oklahoma), the Raton Basin (New Mexico), Black Warrior Basin (Alabama), and the Rangely Field (Colorado). As of December 31, 2015, it had estimated proved reserves of 921 billion cubic feet equivalent. The company also sponsors and manages tax-advantaged investment natural gas and oil partnerships. Atlas Resource Partners, L.P. was founded in 2011 and is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.